Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.
The Jerusalem neighborhood of Sanhedria Murchevet is beset by fears of a pedophile ring. Here’s what they need to consider.
In honor of a moment of awakening: April 17, 1965, when we got serious about ending the war
A reissue of Meyer Levin’s 1956 novel about the notorious Leopold and Loeb case captures the enduring power of Jewish self-hatred
A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness
In and out of the fold of ultra-Orthodoxy, Shulem Deen and his father Dovid both pursued honest religious feeling
Yes, we need to teach kids about our history. But our history constitutes a lot more than one tragic event.
And other matters of conjugal bliss in this week’s Talmud study, including a woman’s right to sexual fulfillment
The 136-year-old Baruch Brothers Choir has survived the Holocaust, Communism, and the collapse of the former Yugoslavia
Plus France’s action in Mali raises fears for French Jews and Ariel’s mayor dies
Two firefighters killed, two others shot, in attack in western New York
A new school in Ariel is funded by the state, even though it doesn’t fall under Israeli jurisdiction
Plus, Kristen Stewart’s dreidl, the Madoff divorce, and more
Plus, Syrian ships shell Syrian city, and more in the news
The success of Subliminal, Israel’s most popular rapper, is a reflection of the Jewish state’s conservative moment
Building announcement leads to U.S.-Israeli friction
Plus a murky West Bank killing, and more in the news
Plus big win for Turkey’s Erdogan
Plus bin Laden cites Israel, Bibi claims ‘eternal’ settlements, and more in the news
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art