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
IDF orders Maccabi Tel Aviv players not to travel to hostile land
Does this mean Israel should apologize?
Plus Turkish tensions, occupied Sinai, and more in the news
Plus Israel stays course regarding Turkey, and more
Plus, Iran ominously moves nuclear production, and more in the news
Finds ‘excessive’ force and, contra Turkey, says blockade is legal
Plus will the real Flagman please stand up? and more in the news
Plus Kletzky dad sues confessed killer, and more
Plus, Iran allows inspector, Katy Perry joins Mideast fray, and more
Plus, to the shores of Tripoli, pressure to escalate in Gaza, and more in the news
While Israel sits in the catbird seat
Plus, Turkey means never having to say you’re sorry, and more
Yet Turkey, the U.S., and others still seem to hope Assad will come around
What it could mean for Israel
Plus, the Jew who made anti-sharia big, and more in the news
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.