How a shocking family discovery and some time spent at a hospice run by nuns led one Jewish man to reconsider Christ
An Israeli chef’s vegetable soup is the perfect antidote to cold weather
A reader’s notes from the Old City
Watch this presentation: We say people must remember the Holocaust in the future, but we’re ignoring its victims today.
In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, recent titles that are worth a read
How Jews brought diamonds from South Africa to Amsterdam to midtown Manhattan
Ep. 212: ‘I Wanted Fries With That’ author Amy Fish on how to complain more effectively, and Carolyn Karcher on ‘Reclaiming Judaism from Zionism’
Israel’s defense minister showed politicians everywhere how to respond to racism in their ranks
How Jews in Prague and Sofia overthrew their troubled communal leadership with the crumbling of the Soviet bloc
Jules Feiffer’s American Follies turns 91!
How a secure Israel brought out the best—and worst—of political Arab men of letters
A Syrian-born poet resembles Arab literary men of the ancient past