‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
He was the poet of normal life in a culture still beholden to its foundational myths
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?
A nonprofit called Elijah’s Journey tried to raise awareness about suicide and mental illness in a specifically Jewish context
My mother has corresponded with inmates for years, offering a sense of community—especially during the High Holidays
Tread carefully, the rabbis warn, when seeking to understand creation or envision God
Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition
Plus the return of Tzipi and Mile End gets chippy
Plus Hungarian politician wants list of Jews, and more in the news
Former PM, current Defense Minister to retire from political life
Does Netanyahu need to look over his shoulder?
Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament
Israel’s new coalition echoes the unity government that came together on the eve of the Six Day War
Plus Barak hits back at Iran dissenters, and more in the news
And why Likud leader, Netanyahu, is likely to see gains in next elections
Plus new talks, Mofaz beats Livni, and more in the news
Plus is a Syria ceasefire in the offing? and more in the news
Plus Ashton compares Toulouse to Gaza, and more in the news
Plus Romney gains Jewish support, Farrakhan blames the Jews, and more
Daily Beast’s list’s Jewish women on being Jewish women
Some modest proposals for the lady who can turn herself into anyone
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.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.