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?
Are videos featuring Sarah Silverman and Samuel L. Jackson, put out by a Jewish Super PAC, swaying voters?
Plus anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism on the European Left
Plus federal prosecutors sue Bank of America for a cool billion
Plus Sheldon Adelson vs. Shelley Berkley
The comic’s political videos are actually the worst representation of the president’s subtlety and values
Plus Arlen Specter eulogized
Casino mogul’s latest venture in Spain meets opposition
The donor speaks out in a rare interview
Plus Michigan police say attack on Michigan State student not a hate crime
Plus Germany cooperated with Black September following Munich attack
Plus Rabbi Shmuley Boteach gets a huge Adelson boost
Much ado about an apology
Sheldon Adelson to push for Pollard’s release, other things
Shocking news of Sheldon Adelson’s support for Republicans
Plus Israelis killing Iranian scientists? and more in the news
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.