Dispatch from the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference, Indonesia, where the Jewish state is a pariah
To understand David Blatt, think less pick-and-roll and more ‘Portnoy’s Complaint’
Post-Qaddafi Libya was supposed to be something other than the chaos it has become
The great critic’s sparkling new tour of American literature illuminates the sublime life of books
Sociologist Pierre Birnbaum says it’s time Léon Blum—French Socialist, Zionist, wartime hero, and prime minister—got his due
‘Incident at Vichy,’ a play about rounding up Jews and Roma, held lessons for Soviet Refuseniks
Teenagers need to learn about more than anatomy, as some Jewish educators already know
‘The Vilna Vegetarian Cookbook’ offers insight into the city’s prewar culinary scene—and pioneering restaurateur Fania Lewando
A convert to Judaism reflects on the Jewish woman who embraced her, and honors her with a holiday recipe
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
The Israeli author discusses his new book, ‘My Promised Land,’ with students
Yossi Klein Halevi, Amos Oz, and Ari Shavit take home top 2013 honors
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Plus a member of Satmar community gets indicted on attack on rabbi
Plus African immigrants attacked in Tel Aviv, and more in the news
Why Bibi wants a new government before U.S. Election Day
Plus the limits of the lobby, and more in the news
Plus Palestinian hunger-striker gravely ill, the ‘Times of Israel,’ and more
Plus Jews slowly heading for the GOP? and more
The grim satire of the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ controversy, in context
On a new album, Italian singer Shulamit offers modern interpretations of haunting songs left by women in the Holocaust
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.