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?
Putin and Murdoch lead our divorce round-up
Media magnate Axel Springer’s significant, and unheralded, role in repairing German-Jewish relations
Plus fact checking claims on Chuck Hagel
Plus Rupert Murdoch apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet, and more
News Corp CEO throws support behind King David
And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote
How the Murdoch scandal could give Britain its first Jewish head of government
Plus, Beck moves march, Mossad among the sheep, and more
Plus deli’s Old Country, and more
Plus Israel takes a breather on Iran, and more
More important, should we care?
Will it lose its balanced Israel stance?
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.