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
Noshing challah, Knicks star is the quintessential New Yorker
Basketball legend Dolph Schayes discusses the game’s past and present
Plus the Pope reductios ad Nazism, and more
Future swastika-painters will think twice!
Oh, plus that LeBron James character
Boxer blames angry crowd for KO last year
My brief encounter with Israel’s first NBA player
Israeli baller stars in Nike ad
Israel’s first NBA player is only going to get bigger
Best Jewish marketing ploy since the post-Yom Kippur lox platter
Plus Brittany Murphy’s widower speaks, mazel tov Omri, and more
Plus R.I.P. Erich Segal, Hezbollah and drugs, and more
Campaign to send Israeli NBAer to Dallas game
Israel’s first NBA player gets the ‘Sports Illustrated’ treatment
Also, Philly high school squad target of anti-Semitic chants
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.