Why the anti-Semitism present in other recent protests almost kept me from this important one
Boycott and Divestment organizers protest an Israeli freighter’s arrival in Oakland, but the course they’ve set leads into an abyss
Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
Or how a Jewish American country music genius wound up farming chickens in France
The black protagonists of ABC’s new show are proud, successful professionals. Why is it so hard for Jewish characters to follow suit?
Two new important histories look at Hitler’s fascination with Islam and Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey
In his memoir ‘Measure of a Man,’ Martin Greenfield recalls how he survived Auschwitz to become an iconic tailor to the stars
Plus legitimate and bastard offspring, slaves, and distinctions between Jews, non-Jews, and half-Jews
When I found pornography in my Talmudic mentor’s desk, I felt betrayed. What did it say about him—or about all of us?
A poll shows that 85 percent of American-Israelis went for Romney. But some ask whether they should vote at all.
Prominent Jews like the Harvard lawyer have spent years criticizing Obama. So, why are they endorsing him?
Blue-collar bard actually wears blue collar at Obama campaign concert
Plus Turkey accuses Russia of arming Syria, and more
News Corp CEO throws support behind King David
Republican and Democratic politicians are reviving a favorite Nazi debating point this election season
Sharon Kleinbaum of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is ‘delighted.’
Falsely accuses rabbi of leaving Jerusalem out of benediction
Spectacle is evidence of incompetence, not anti-Israel conspiracy.
Stresses “golden and capital city” after it was temporarily cut from platform
The dish was a staple for Sephardic Jews during the Spanish Inquisition
Kira Kazantsev, child of Russian immigrants, cites community's support
Israel Story, Episode 4: When a hobby becomes a calling—from a freelance hitman in Eilat to a Knesset groupie in Herzliya
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