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?
Plus Rahm in crosshairs, Turkish PM doesn’t like Jews, and more in the news
Plus the Holocaust Museum on Von Brunn, and more
Plus the U.S. on Jerusalem, another Senate Jew, and more in the news
You thought it ended with Rahm, Ari, and Zeke?
Obama to confont Ahmadinejad, Olmert trial begins, and more in the news
‘Mother Jones’ thinks so
Even if he once made same charge himself
See Nazis and ‘death panels,’ blame Zeke Emanuel
Bibi denies earlier remark; profile proves it wrong
Bibi’s no fan of Emanuel, Axelrod
A Bosnian politician, a Hollywood mogul, and more from the morning papers
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.