The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Plus Blair stranded, books in Italy, and more in the news
Plus Smith v. Rosenberg, Packer v. Ramadan, and more
Plus Russia takes foot off Iran’s gas, and more in the news
Plus Gallaudet’s Jewish head, survivors’ cancer, and more
Plus dirty soup, matzo (basket)ball, and more
Plus prisoner swapping, a defiant Iran, and more in the news
Crisis mounts, a smaller White House Hanukkah, and more in the news
Argues Yossi Klein Halevi in ‘WSJ’ op-ed
Plus Iran responds, the high cost of kosher, and more in the news
Says Iran, plus a new charge against Israel and more in the news
Plus nukes for all, an ambivalent Egypt, and more
Plus hate on parade, wholesome pinups, and more
A confusing request, faint praise, and a comic memoir
Is Ahmadinejad a Jew? Plus more questions from the news.
One blogger theorizes yes
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past