Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
The problem with our politics isn’t the collapse of left or right; it’s our inability to think rigorously about the challenges we face
Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Randy Barnett, and Eugene Kontorovich talk about how Judaism influences their work
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Every year, we sweep away crumbs from our cabinets. But we’re often afraid to sweep away stuff we’d be better off without.
Plus the rising power of the Super PACs
Jewish, openly gay GOP candidate beats out Ron Paul
Big night for Santorum; and Sheldon Adelson is Romney’s new best friend
Speaker gives brief remarks, pledges moving embassy to Jerusalem
The big day has arrived!
Slams failed engagement, pledges visit to Jerusalem
Santorum, Paul, and Gingrich on the side of the road
Who’s hot and who’s cold
Rick Santorum may not like it, but it has its benefits
Ron Paul’s compliance today could lead to Rand Paul’s dominance later
The unstoppable power of the Super PACs
Plus Homs pulverized, Adelson’s new agenda, and more in the news
What happens in Vegas before sundown stays in Vegas
Will Romney’s decisive victory in Florida smoke them out?
A smaller percentage of the GOP electorate was Jewish than in 2008
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.
No one Lynn talked to understood how she, the child of a survivor, could cut ties with her family. Then she met Inga.