Lacking a vision of the future, Labor reinvents itself by misreading the past
The Jewish state seeks to bring the Bedouin in from the desert
Who else can step up and rescue the faith from the fanatics who’ve hijacked it?
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A new collection of the late historian’s essays says more about his prejudices than about his achievements
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The Los Angeles millennials behind Challah Hub take their passion to the streets and mobile platforms
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Talmudic rabbis ask what agency young women have in determining their fate in sex, marriage, and divorce
Daphne Merkin talks about orphaned dolls, Swedish mattresses, and her ragbag of luminous essays
New books and events from contributors to the Jewish Encounters Series
Talking with Daphne Merkin about ‘American mishegas’
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After a controversial but predictable debate, a leading New York psychoanalytic society changes its name
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