Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.
The Jerusalem neighborhood of Sanhedria Murchevet is beset by fears of a pedophile ring. Here’s what they need to consider.
In honor of a moment of awakening: April 17, 1965, when we got serious about ending the war
A reissue of Meyer Levin’s 1956 novel about the notorious Leopold and Loeb case captures the enduring power of Jewish self-hatred
A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness
In and out of the fold of ultra-Orthodoxy, Shulem Deen and his father Dovid both pursued honest religious feeling
Yes, we need to teach kids about our history. But our history constitutes a lot more than one tragic event.
And other matters of conjugal bliss in this week’s Talmud study, including a woman’s right to sexual fulfillment
The 136-year-old Baruch Brothers Choir has survived the Holocaust, Communism, and the collapse of the former Yugoslavia
Plus Hungarian politician wants list of Jews, and more in the news
Former PM, current Defense Minister to retire from political life
Israel’s Saturday Night Live interrupted by sirens while rehearsing war satire skit
Describing the indescribable
Plus Sheldon Adelson makes his case
The bulk of next year’s graduating class will be absorbed by the IDF
Plus Alan Gross gets a visit from Cuban Jewish leaders
Plus AIPAC names new spokesman known as “the quote machine”
Plus a top Iranian scientist may be resuming nuclear weapons research
A question after Barak/Panetta, new sanctions, and Romney/Bibi
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