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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Porcine population likely imported by ancient Europeans, study shows
Lawsuit alleges popular Asian-fusion restaurant Zepra misled customers
Or perhaps the most Jewish ‘Times’ correction ever
And just as horsemeat is becoming trendy
A battle over swine semantics gets deadly
After a lifelong curiosity about the prohibition against pork, one writer finds a satisfying answer—in the writings of the late Christopher Hitchens
The storytelling website Pork Memoirs, created by a kosher-observant Jew, offers tales about the ultimate forbidden meat
New scholarly finding threatens to upend kosher laws
‘Traditional Jewish Christmas’ at Mile End
Plus Sheikh Jarrah tense, and more in the news
Brooklyn’s new pork-and-shellfish restaurant really means it
In the Glass family apartment, Jewish pork, Davos Shabbos, and more
The national infatuation with pork has reached Jewish cuisine, prohibitions notwithstanding
Chef Leventhal pigs out on season premiere
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.