They’re absent from the midterm elections, and quiet on today’s issues
Jewish Voice for Peace members heckle Rahm Emanuel and Michael Oren
A warning to journalists: Do not diss Chicago or its mediocre pizza
The Chicago mayor isn’t convinced New York now has America’s tallest building
Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel inaugurates a day honoring the parody king
Despite having been a dance major during college
Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton toast Israel’s president on his 90th birthday
Los Angeles just elected its first Jewish mayor
Asher Lopatin succeeds Avi Weiss at an influential seminary, offering a pluralistic version of Orthodoxy
The Jewish Primary Day School is now the place to be for the kids of Washington’s politically connected Jews
As the presidential election nears, rabbis debate whether partisanship is part of their job description
Plus AIPAC names new spokesman known as “the quote machine”
What the legacy of the Chicago strike should be
Plus violents protests carry into Friday and spread
At the GOP convention, Josh Bolten reminisces about introducing President Bush to shmurah matzo
Also Rahm + Farrakhan = Crime Fighting Duo?
It’s the children of Irgun fighters who are known as princes of the Israeli right. But Benzion Netanyahu was a scholar, not an underground militant.
The 2012 presidential campaign will be a landmark for U.S. Mormons. It’ll also be the most Jewish election in history, argues a Mitt Romney adviser.