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?
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
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.