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?
‘Time 100′ suggests closer Turkish-Qatari, GOP-Bibi ties
Plus Hezbollah in hot water, and more in the news
Frayed relations could perhaps be restored with appeal to interests, Syria
Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more
Plus circumcisions done in a snap, Goldberg on Mearsheimer, and more
Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news
New Middle East makes Amman a new center of gravity
Plus new Iran sanctions, the king of Jordan’s trip, and more in the news
A discredited regime still afloat
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Plus why the deal was made, Arab soldiers of the IDF, and more
Can anything bring the two nations to détente?
U.S. abandonment of the old Middle East order has led to provocations against Israel, which are likely to intensify after the Palestinian statehood vote
Has Netanyahu prepared his country for this trying moment?
Plus A’jad chides Assad, boo to Dan Snyder, and more
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.