The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
Conservative showman speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s fundraiser
Plus U.S. electioneering on Israel, and more in the news
Speech, designed to help Israel with Europe, could hurt Obama at home
The Jewish state’s strongest supporters (and leader) don’t want it politicized
Does this make him the 12th Jewish senator?
Plus yes that is a creepy Sharon sculpture, and more
The identity gets a makeover
Candidate in Democratic primary supports it; most oppose her
Plus Jews compliment Hitler, Who Dat?!, and more
The end of Jewish-Dem alliance? Not so fast, notes JTA.
Charms, gripes, and the language of racism
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.