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’
Writer Anita Diamant on the manhunt in her neighborhood
Police on manhunt for Chechen teenager suspected in marathon bombing
President addresses Boston memorial, anti-Semites push conspiracy theories
And Anne Frank’s stepsister says she would have been a Belieber
Plus Yankee fans give a ‘Sweet Caroline’ tribute to Boston victims
And a 16-year-old yeshiva student in Long Island chose today to make a bomb threat
Those who ran to help in Boston embody the ideal of ‘walking in God’s ways’
‘These kinds of attacks don’t discriminate.’
On a run in 2008, I collapsed from a brain aneurysm. Now it’s time to get back on the Charles River path.
Eight-year-old victim identified as Martin Richard, of Dorchester.
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
The Daily Show host plugs his new film Rosewater on The Colbert Report
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Jesse Olsen Bay uses his grandmother’s unpublished prose on ‘Makings,’ by turns a whimsical and melancholy album