From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
A show of early paintings by Eva Hesse at the Brooklyn Museum neglects the Jewish history that framed and influenced her art
A Jewish Museum exhibit on the New York Photo League shows how its photographers fetishized poverty for the sake of propaganda
New ad campaign, pegged to special N.Y. election, suggests he is
The spotlight shines on Kiryas Joel, N.Y.
But rent is too damn high for us, too!
A New Yorker flees to New Orleans and finds himself surrounded by Jews
Spitzer may return to the political arena
Plus Levy’s running, a Shabbat to observe, and more
The last best hope for a Jewish N.Y. governor
Mort won’t run
All about New York’s second-in-command
Resignation, suddenly more likely, means Jewish governor
After a painstaking survey, Tablet Magazine awards title for nation’s tastiest triangular treat
Plus Senator Zuckerman, a very funny Tweet, and more
Iconic kosher restaurant mourned
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.