‘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
Plus Obama’s alleged Israel blunders, Iran warns Germany, and more in the news
Plus fear of loners, and more Goldstone back-and-forth
Back then he was targeting Palestinians
Only in the West Bank, kids
Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news
Dozens injured yesterday, 18 Palestinians arrested
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
A South Carolina GOP gaffe, plus olives, espionage, and more in the news
‘Wash. Post’ on likelihood of peace talks, plus fundraisers, Wasserstein, and more in the news
An uncommon rite, bubbly’s back, and Obama’s image
Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
Desmond Tutu’s Palestinian activism reflects South Africa’s anti-Zionism
Holiday traffic, Tweet Streets, and the ‘H’ word
Not quite sweeping the clouds away
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.