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
Brooklyn College’s controversial event churns out more controversy
A new study funded by the U.S. undercuts the notion that Palestinian schools incite violence against Israel
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
A (not-yet-verified) historic departure
Meanwhile, 3,000 Gaza teenagers graduate Hamas training school
Zionism and the coming age of isolation
Apparently Syrian Palestinians can’t be absorbed by Jordan because of Israel
Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition
Widow of PLO leader says Second Intifada was premeditated
How else would we know what’s going on in the world?
Two dispatches tell the same story for Jews and Israelis
Riots continue after death of Palestinian teen
Man charged with 1979 murder of Etan Patz pleads not guilty
Rabbi who assists Satmar abuse victims attacked in Williamsburg
And Ehud Olmert goes to crazy lengths to attack Netanyahu
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.