The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
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
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Danny Ayalon is glad to have her
Plus Turkey may cut ties, Turkey maintains ties, and more in the news
Plus one gate opens and another closes in Jerusalem
Wailing over the Wall
Namecalling in Ukraine, a cokehead rabbi, and more
Intel to hire shabbos goyim; a woman arrested at the Western Wall
It’s ‘not a banquet hall,’ says chief of supervisory board
And into Israel, seeing sights, meeting with pols, and bugging a kabbalah macher.
Goyishe Gov. Charlie Crist says yes
‘Six Feet Under’ is in, day school’s out, and kashrut’s on the rise
Plus, Obama in a yarmulke
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