In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
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
Plus Turkey fires upon Syrian targets for the second day
Plus Bar Refaeli wants to make a sex tape
Plus, a British bank may have helped Iran hide $250 billion
Plus Siyum HaShas and an apology to Turkey?
Plus Mindy Meyer scores a major endorsement
Plus the Etan Patz confession, and more in the news
Plus the Iran talks are stalled, and more in the news
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.