Fifty years ago today, LBJ sent U.S. troops to the Dominican Republic. In the poet Alexis Gómez Rosa, we reap what he sowed.
A tiny island off Cancún in the Mexican Yucatán is the modern Jewish world in microcosm
The new culture of progressive right-think may be even worse for Jews—and liberalism—than Obama’s Iran deal
An excerpt from Steven Gimbel’s new biography of the great scientist follows his quest for a permanent position, through Zurich after 1909
Happy 200th birthday, you ‘hair-oil using, false-jewel wearing, tailorish non-gentlefolk.’ You’re one of us.
Betty Misheiker, who died recently at 96, created hazy, imaginative masterpieces in South Africa and Israel
Inequality under the wedding canopy, in this week’s ‘Daf Yomi’ Talmud study. Plus: a story about cheating the Angel of Death.
During my first shift sitting shmira with a body awaiting burial, I felt sad, guilty, anxious—and grateful
How do we teach kids that gender equality is fabulous?
Injury-prone NBA star heading to Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks
Dropped by the Dallas Mavericks, the point guard still has a few options
Last night Gal Mekel and Omri Casspi squared off in the preseason
Reports swirl that Maccabi Haifa’s Gal Mekel will join the Dallas Mavericks
Growing up religious, I missed out on a lot that other kids enjoyed. But looking back, I wouldn’t change it.
Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Owner Mark Cuban, victorious at last, leaves it all on the court
Dallas, down 1-0, has great Jewish player on its side
Dirk & co. will try for their first ever NBA championship
When a young Yiddish poet killed a Ukrainian leader who allowed pogroms, he helped forge a lasting link between Jews and Armenians
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