Last Hanukkah I promised the President and First Lady a gold and silver yarmulke. This is my journey to make good on it.
Does the president understand the depths—and destructive implications—of the ayatollahs’ radical views on Jews?
Seventh annual seder featured matzo-ball soup, Sephardic charoset balls
Final details to be negotiated by June 30; fight moves to Congress
Newly re-elected prime minister says he still wants a two-state solution
Offs Bibi, Hillary and now Senator Robert Menendez
Ahead of speech, 45 percent of Americans view the prime minister positively
Who’s speaking out against, and in favor of, Netanyahu’s upcoming speech
The Times admits major screw-up on Bibi’s so-called breach of protocol
White House calls the invitation a breach of protocol
Cuba relations and domestic policy main points of State of the Union address
Obama closes legislative loophole, ending controversial longtime practice
Recognizing North Korea’s very real threat, Sony had to axe The Interview
American contractor was detained in December 2009
‘Serial entrepreneur’ Jonathan Greenblatt is a special assistant to Obama
Was there no other way to illustrate tension between the U.S. and Israel?
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
‘We’ve been reminded many times that our world still needs repair’
But are U.S. drone attacks on Yemen, Pakistan, and Somalia any different?
James Foley, kidnapped in Syria in 2012, was killed by jihadist terror group
As thousands in Israel attend the funerals of the three kidnapped teenagers
President named Ambassador for Humanity by USC Shoah Foundation
Meanwhile, there’s some optimism that a deal can be made next week
‘Let us act in keeping with the lessons of that dark night by speaking out against anti-Semitism and intolerance’
And other strange developments
Obama asked AIPAC to support a strike. Now everyone’s blaming the Jews.
Watch President Obama’s Rosh Hashanah message
Except Shimon Peres
Plus drones, bacon, Billy Joel, and the Church of Scotland
Israel takes another small step toward Haredi conscription