Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
Unlike Arafat, the Palestinian leader can’t have his peace and eat it, too
Gazans suffer, while their leaders continue to pile up the loot
‘Ha’Yehudim Ba’im’ takes on Jewish history, one sacred cow at a time
‘We were told that everybody has to watch.’ Harrowing fiction from Polish great Marek Hlasko, in a first English translation.
‘Letters to Afar’ is the latest of an emergent and haunting new form, Jewish material-memory film
Video: Make a traditional American holiday feast, with a recipe for stuffing that brings Jewish flavors to the table
In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi,’ questions of obligation in matters of levirate marriage, and how values change with time
Israeli culinary expert Janna Gur gathers traditional recipes from across the Diaspora in her new cookbook, ‘Jewish Soul Food’
Is the White House using the agency to push its own agenda?
Third Israeli civilian killed in rocket attack; Palestinian death count passes 600
Flights halted for 24 hours after Hamas rocket lands near Ben Gurion airport
Reports: Israeli drone strike in Egypt and a threat against Eilat’s airport
The final stages of immigration to carry into 2014
In which we crawl in caves and eat lunch at a gas station. Next up: Ben Gurion’s grave.
Associated Press picks up story from advocacy blog Mondoweiss
Going on a book tour just a few weeks after my father died, I learned how to walk in his shoes—literally
Brushing up on tips from the JetBlue-El Al partnership
Napolitano nixes Israel-style procedures for U.S.
Ultra-Orthodox Jews across Israel attend the funeral of Zidan Sayif
Designer launches $12 million preservation project of 500-year-old ghetto
Reportedly called 'dirty bloody Jew' during daytime subway platform attack
Jonathan Eig examines the renegade Jewish biologist and his three co-crusaders who made having sex without having a baby possible
New York Festival of Song’s Steven Blier’s latest program showcases Freud’s influence on the Golden Age of German lieder
Jesse Olsen Bay uses his grandmother’s unpublished prose on ‘Makings,’ by turns a whimsical and melancholy album