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?
‘The Crisis of Zionism,’ written for everyone, has been discussed only by few
Watch the debate from your computer; plus, the many, many reviews
102-year-old was eminent historian, fierce Revisionist Zionist
NYT columnist praises Beinart, refers to Israeli ‘national suicide’
New York City bout, moderated by Tablet Magazine’s Bari Weiss
Plus Barbara Walters talks tough, the Nazis’ lobbyist, and more
The author of the The Crisis of Zionism strikes back at criticism of his controversial new book about Israel and American Jews
The Crisis of Zionism, his book arguing that the Israeli occupation alienates young American Jews, is sloppy with facts and emotionally contrived
Admired or reviled—but never ignored—how has Peter Beinart created a firestorm with well-worn ideas about Israel and American Jews?
Oren slams call; J Street’s Ben-Ami praises analysis, differs on prescription
‘Zion Square’ touts Israeli, Palestinian, U.S. perspectives on the Mideast
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.