‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
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
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
The Israeli Air Forces responds to Palestinian mortars by attacking rocket launchers
Following backlash, D.C. museum will investigate further (updated)
And then stonewalls reporters asking about it
UN report casts doubt on Israeli fault in the death of a Palestinian infant
Plus Harvey Weinstein’s role in Michelle Obama’s Oscar appearance
A look at Gaza’s beleaguered neighbor
It snows in Israel at least once every winter. So, why does the Israeli media cover it as though it was a war?
Plus a member of Satmar community gets indicted on attack on rabbi
Two dispatches tell the same story for Jews and Israelis
The must-have accessory of the season
If the past few weeks are any guide, it looks like the open feud between Jerusalem and Washington is over
Is it actually the “death knell” for the two-state solution?
Josh Hantman talks Operation Pillar of Defense and the life of a spokesman
According to his widow, Ribhi Badawi had been in Hamas prison
Plus the return of Tzipi and Mile End gets chippy
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.