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
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
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
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?
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
Plus Obama and Wiesel, gas-mask bongs, and more
Plus Annan would leave Assad, the Big Baby and his knishes, and more
Plus the rising power of the Super PACs
Big night for Santorum; and Sheldon Adelson is Romney’s new best friend
Speaker gives brief remarks, pledges moving embassy to Jerusalem
Santorum, Paul, and Gingrich on the side of the road
Plus Rotem wants Arab judge sacked, Romney at AIPAC, and more
Who’s hot and who’s cold
Plus Israeli talks, Israeli Apartheid Week, and more
Rick Santorum may not like it, but it has its benefits
Supporters say social issues are secondary
The unstoppable power of the Super PACs
Plus Homs pulverized, Adelson’s new agenda, and more in the news
The imminent landmark very few are talking about
What happens in Vegas before sundown stays in Vegas
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.