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
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
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
The activist behind those anti-Christmas billboards says Judaism is incompatible with the views of nonbelievers—like himself
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
Plus Bibi cartoonist apologies…for his bad timing
Stanley Fischer is widely credited with keeping Israel’s economy afloat
NYT columnist praises Beinart, refers to Israeli ‘national suicide’
Probably not; plus, a curious lacuna in the ranks of this position
Plus Palestinian hunger-striker gravely ill, the ‘Times of Israel,’ and more
Plus new inspections and new sanctions, and more in the news
UPDATED: Israel’s central banker delivers a blunt warning to Israeli Arabs and the ultra-Orthodox: Get to work, or the state will be jeopardized
How do you say ‘unacceptable nuclear red line’ in Mandarin?
Plus Atlanta editor steps down, Braun steps up, and more
Hope is that economic fears will prompt support for sanctions
Does this mean Israel should apologize?
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
In surprise, global fund exercises age rule against Stanley Fischer
‘We’ll see what happens,’ he says as others sing his praises
How Israel’s central banker would land the top job
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