The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
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
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
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’
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
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.
The influential former secretary of state—courtier, careerist, proud American, conflicted Jew—turns 90
Plus U.S. chides UN Human Rights Council for excessive focus on Israel
A new generation of women is being misled into assuming an ideological tension between feminism and Zionism
Trouble in the Golan
Plus Syrian rebels capture UN peacemakers in the Golan Heights
Rita performs in Hebrew, English, and Persian
Plus Syrian Druze are joining the opposition
An argument about delegitimization and peace
Plus the United Nations report calls on end to all settlements
Plus John Kerry confirmed as secretary of state
Israel restores ties with UN Human Rights Council
The country wants a reasonable $500 billion for Israel’s years in Sinai
Plus UN envoy meets with Assad
Plus Jews lament their age
Plus Avigdor Lieberman will not resign…yet
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
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.