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
Marjorie Ingall wants your responses
Berman takes flight, Zionism for kids, and more
Jacobson, American Zionist activist, was 97
Defends NYRB piece, which was originally for NYT Mag
Warns Zionism is increasingly for the Orthodox
Does Israel’s capital—with its large, activist, and growing ultra-Orthodox population—fairly represent Israel?
Malcolm Hoenlein has served as the unofficial king of the Jews for the past three decades, but a combination of forces threatens his rule
Happy 150th, Theodor!
Hillel Halkin tells Liel Liebovitz of his ‘Halevian’ decision
Pressure from S. African community will keep the judge from joining the hora
The Relativity papers, on exhibit in Jerusalem
Jewish author’s estate sues J.K. Rowling
Plus fear vs. hate, hippie art, and a rock ‘n’ roll error
Conference attendees suspect they’re to the left of the group
At conference’s opening night
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