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.
The N.J. case in Israel, the Madoff case, and more
‘Haaretz’ writers tag-team the president
In the West Bank, not the Berkshires
Ground zero for a West Bank compromise
Plus a nuclear Iran, Tel Aviv threatened, and more in the news
More on N.J. scandal, plus Reform leader on settlements
Huckabee in Jerusalem, wonders of the world, and more
Has something to please and worry everyone
A military plan, Maccabiah, and more in the news
A visit from the Defense secretary, and more in the news
Exceptions for settlers, child labor, and more in the news
Vandalism, a troublesome comparison, and more from the news
McKinney released, trouble at Harvard, and more in the news
Holocaust property, settlement vs. suburb, and more in the news
A cantorial tour, Syrian Jews, and more from the news
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.