In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
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 grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
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
Just weeks after the group, unlike AIPAC, wouldn’t support a Syria strike
Plus a Saul Goodman Breaking Bad spinoff, and more in the news
Last night’s mayoral primaries and the Obama speech on Syria
Kerry immediately responds that it’s not enough
Obama asked AIPAC to support a strike. Now everyone’s blaming the Jews.
What you need to know going into Labor Day Weekend
Jewish and Arab Israelis shrugging off threat of Syrian war
First time the system has been readied for possible attack from Israel’s north
Controversial academic forgets his history—and the Nazi genocide—on PBS
Syria crisis marks the end of a quiet Israeli summer
Makovsky: Israelis debate how Syria strikes would affect US action in Iran
Military strategist Edward Luttwak thinks so
With chemical weapons used in Syria, Israelis fear an attack at home
Opposition forces say more than 755 dead in nerve gas attack near Damascus
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.