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?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
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
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
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
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Plus, Atlanta publisher under fire, college kids for Ron Paul, and more
Plus Syria abandoned, the Talmud on modesty, and more in the news
Plus U.N. report refers to Gaza ‘collective punishment,’ and more in the news
Hope is that economic fears will prompt support for sanctions
Plus the problem with intervening in Syria, Wallenberg’s 100th, and more
Plus IDF makes plans for Gaza offensive, and more in the news
The question policy-makers should focus on isn’t whether Iran would use a nuclear weapon, but how a bomb would embolden an already reckless regime
Plus Iran dares Israel with enrichment, and more in the news
Iran is desperate to prop up Assad regime
Plus ‘Israel Firsters,’ the Americans of Beit Shemesh, and more
Plus U.S. pledges Iran attack past ‘red lines,’ and more
Plus Hanukkah in Omaha, and more
Plus tension in Lebanon, Iranian provocation, and more in the news
Newt Gingrich says the Palestinians are an “invented people.” They are, like many others in the Middle East. It’s a useful myth the U.S. must support.
Is North Korea less likely to help Iranian and Syrian nuclear programs?
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