Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Taking a metaphor to its logical extreme
Plus Salam Fayyad speaks and looking at anti-Semitism in Boston schools
Report: 6% of it goes to prisoners and families of suicide bombers
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
Plus battlefield is set for replacing Tal Law, and more in the news
Has unity coalition loosened Netanyahu?
Plus Israeli minister cautions on settlement growth, and more
Plus anti-Semitism at the CIA, and more in the news
Plus commander who attacked soldier is dismissed, and more in the news
Plus what Iran wanted and didn’t get, and more in the news
Plus, resources on anti-Semitism in France
Plus Israel takes credit for further sanctions, and more in the news
Stream of incidents in East Jerusalem, West Bank over the weekend
Probably not; but this Fatah-Hamas deal is more interesting than the last one
Plus Adelson denies making a (poor) investment, and more in the news
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past