How the Ghosts of the Holocaust Haunted the 1960s, But Quietly

The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’

Is This The Best Bagel in New York City?

GQ anoints Absolute Bagels on the Upper West Side the city’s best

The Upper West Side’s New Kosher Sports Bar

Prime Grill’s Joey Allaham gets into the burger business

Marshall Berman, Marxist Humanist Mensch

Remembering the author, who died yesterday at 72

New Gotham Burger Brings Something Unique to Manhattan: a Kosher Sports Bar

On the Upper West Side, a place to grab a hamburger and a (pareve) shake while you watch the Yankees or the NBA finals

Architectural Torah

Meet the new Lincoln Square Synagogue, the first important Jewish religious building in Manhattan in four decades

School of Arts and Sciences

In a haunting memoir, an Upper West Sider puts family secrets—including AIDS—under the microscope

Searching for the Perfect Wig

Other Orthodox women cover their hair with beautiful sheitels. Why does mine make me look like Marge Simpson?

Praised Be GCB

The born-again ABC show offers Kristin Chenoweth, camp, and TV that doesn’t require Talmudic analysis

The Stranger

A 24-year-old Jewish Upper West Sider helps run the most important Arab-American organization in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, home to 35,000 Arabs

Mixed Marriage

The Israeli government wants to lure expats back home with provocative ads. For one American Jew and her Israeli-born husband, it’s a false promise.

Eric Cantor on the Upper West Side

Did you know his kids went on Birthright?

Brooklyn We Back on the Map

Comment of the Week

Good as Gold

Shivah Stars

Magic Keys

Promised a prized object, an aspiring writer and family friend helped Isaac Bashevis Singer’s widow sort through his possessions. But some things will always remain out of reach.

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