The group has maintained an uneasy status quo despite losing key allies in Tehran, Damascus, and Cairo
Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Sefi Rivlin, the iconic Israeli comedian who died earlier this month, revolutionized the country’s political scene
A newly published collection reminds that grotesque images of Jews were routinely mailed by ordinary people around the world
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
Netanyahu admits that there were “operational mistakes”
Plus the Baltimore Ravens will NOT be playing on Rosh Hashanah
On his first trip abroad, the new secretary of state criticized Erdogan’s comments about Israel. It’s about time.
Plus Jack Lew gets confirmed as Treasury Secretary
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
Plus a suicide bomber strikes the United States Embassy in Turkey
Well, at least, according to new Turkish schoolbooks
Two firefighters killed, two others shot, in attack in western New York
Since the Mavi Marmara incident, Turkish intelligence is focusing on Jews
Plus a possible detente with Turkey and Israel?
The rise of the Muslim Brotherhood and the civil war in Syria are bringing violence to Israel’s borders
The JFNA General Assembly gets evacuated
Plus Giffords faces her shooter, Greek Jews strategize, and more
Plus Turkey and Syria continue to heat up
Plus Turkey accuses Russia of arming Syria, and more
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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