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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
A 28-year-old Broadway actress takes on an unexpected new project
Vast photo collection chronicling Mary Berg’s life discovered at local auction
Israeli couple opens city’s first hummus restaurant in former Jewish ghetto
Officials say the decaying wall near the Umschlagplatz will be restored
‘Jude Raus’ graffitied on monument honoring Mordechai Anielewicz
94-year-old Michael Karkoc has been in the United States since 1949
The woman with the sharpest insight into the philosopher’s love for Heidegger had a parallel history
A student survey about the Warsaw Ghetto uprising reflects the country’s new nuanced approach to the past
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.
What’s the best way to make history come alive? One guide’s answer: stories.
A guided tour of Polish Jewry’s greatest treasure, once buried in the rubble of Warsaw
A reburial for a Jewish woman who died in 1943 while hiding as a Catholic
My relative wrote one of the Shoah’s most revealing documents. Why doesn’t anyone know of it?
Finding answers on a first walk through Warsaw
Now showing: images of Warsaw’s Jewish Ghetto
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.