From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
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
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
Classics from Bob Dylan, Barbra Streisand, and, of course, Mariah Carey
Beyonce’s new album has everything you need for the perfect party soundtrack
New music from Britney Spears, One Direction, and more
Classics from Don McLean, Adam Sandler, the Maccabeats, and more
New music from Santigold, Blood Orange, and Death Grips
New music from Lady Gaga, Drake, and the Killers
New music by Eminem, M.I.A., and Connan Mockasin
New music by Arcade Fire, Sky Ferreira, and Robert Glasper
New music by DJ Rashad, Ryan Hemsworth, and Machinedrum
This week, it’s new hits from old favorites
This week’s best new bar mitzvah-ready music
Because it’s about time we had some new songs to dance to at bar mitzvahs
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.