Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
French journalist says that alleged shooter Mehdi Nemmouche was his jailer in Syria, may have also tormented James Foley
A new piece of legislation seeks to upset the status quo over which language the Jewish state deems official. It’s deeply misguided.
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
How under the weight of history, all memory becomes holy—even the memory that should not
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
These Jewish leaders’ influence has been felt around the country, in every denomination, even if you don’t know them by name
Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis?
Republican and Democratic politicians are reviving a favorite Nazi debating point this election season
Plus Paul’s delegates, Hitler’s vices, and more
Plus Paul’s turn on Jerusalem, the Marvin Miller baseball card, and more
Rand, senator from Kentucky, wants anti-war clarification attached to bill
Jewish, openly gay GOP candidate beats out Ron Paul
Santorum, Paul, and Gingrich on the side of the road
Americans Elect favors some interesting candidates
Who’s hot and who’s cold
Ron Paul’s compliance today could lead to Rand Paul’s dominance later
Supporters say social issues are secondary
The unstoppable power of the Super PACs
Plus Mormon baptisms of dead Jews, and more
What happens in Vegas before sundown stays in Vegas
Plus, Atlanta publisher under fire, college kids for Ron Paul, and more
More palmettos than Jews!
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.