Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
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
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Plus chemical weapons watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize, and more
Plus a decade of trying to halt Iran’s nuclear program, and more in the news
Six months after court ruling, company turns over names to French authorities
Everything you need to know about Mark Zuckerberg’s latest move
Offered resignation after NY Post revealed anti-Semitic tweets
French Jews are quietly moving to New York, London, and Israel
Can a group of French students force Twitter to release the names of users posting anti-Semitic tweets?
The first patented “Menorahment” defends itself
It’s since been deleted, but…
Israelis are pessimistic, Iranians were involved
Young Israeli soldiers have pushed older commanders into adopting a more aggressive social media strategy
Social media geotagging features spark unprecedented security questions
The regulation of the metzitzah b’peh circumcision ritual has been postponed
Plus United States builds Libya commando force
Plus the swastika comes to Twitter
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