‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
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
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Shimon Peres angers officials by saying Israel shouldn’t go it alone
Plus South Africa’s Zulu king will visit Israel
Plus Tal Law and Romney doubles down on Palestinian culture
Plus Sacha Baron Cohen flip flops on Shimon Peres
Plus Peres warns about settlements’ consequences, and more
Six crazy nights.
Plus Jews in Spain!, Peres for Pollard, and more
The Comment of the Week concerns Jewish occupations
It could be 1967; more ominously, it could be 1984
Plus Egyptian Islamists flailing, and more in the news
N.J. governor, traveling in Israel, has received ample Jewish support
Plus the U.S. Navy increases Gulf presence, and more
Break-out sessions take over AIPAC
Israeli president addresses AIPAC Conference
Plus sanctions cause India to stop buying Iranian oil, 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.