The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
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If the ‘Inglourious Basterds’ star may say so himself
Charms, gripes, and the language of racism
A letter, a warning, and more from the news
See Nazis and ‘death panels,’ blame Zeke Emanuel
Intelligence chief saved the rebbe
Health-care reform is apparently a Nazi scheme
Yes, that’s Roseanne dressed as the Führer
Settlements, U.S. Gen. Schwartz, and more in the news
Mayor dresses up for fashion show
Coming to a theater near you!
Von Brunn’s descent, school rules, and parking protests
Ivan to face court, Bibi’s first 100 days, and more in the news
A score from the House, Franken’s victory, and more from the news
Play suggests no; historian says yes
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.