The group has maintained an uneasy status quo despite losing key allies in Tehran, Damascus, and Cairo
Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Sefi Rivlin, the iconic Israeli comedian who died earlier this month, revolutionized the country’s political scene
A newly published collection reminds that grotesque images of Jews were routinely mailed by ordinary people around the world
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
A rejoinder to Peter Beinart
John Kerry is expected to make an announcement soon
But a Google rep did go to Israel for a Knesset committee meeting about it
In search of an Old City street-ball legend whose hoop dreams were as knotted as the Holy Land
In calling for desegregation of the Kotel, the modern movement is actually reviving 19th-century traditions
But here’s Cynthia Ozick on the Belieber question
The State Department cables show that the Palestinian leader was a key asset to the U.S. during the Kissinger years
According to the state’s election commission, there are 800 registered Jewish voters. That’s bogus.
Video: A portrait of Menachem Froman, the peerless Gush Emunim leader who sought ties with Palestinians
A new study funded by the U.S. undercuts the notion that Palestinian schools incite violence against Israel
Plus more fuel for the theory that Adolf Hitler escaped Berlin for Argentina
The school aims to promote a moderate vision of Islam, but it faces deep skepticism from Jews and Muslims
Is it actually the “death knell” for the two-state solution?
In Sweden, a respected magazine is reviving the canard that the IDF plundered the organs of Palestinians
Plus Jerry Finkelstein, icon of New York high society and politics, dies at 96
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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