If neurosis turns people into terrorists, how to account for kindness?
Muslim > gay, black > female, and everybody > the Jews
What’s gained and lost in ‘cultural identity’ and religion when families decide to adopt across race lines
Happy 156th Birthday!—the perfect time to look back on the Tevye Stories’ author’s first trip to the Big Apple
‘Gett,’ a stellar new Israeli movie, sheds light on the plight of women crushed by a byzantine legal authority
In the first of a five-part series on growing anti-Semitism in the U.K., Howard Jacobson, the literary voice of British Jewry
I’ve spent years trying to find a costume, from Kurt Cobain to my own cat, that reflects a hidden side of my personality
The holiday’s ‘mishloach manot’ boxes used to involve juice and a bag of chips. Now competitive moms have raised the stakes.
The sages debate the demerits of little white lies, and consider the subtleties of legal claims made by spouses and other property owners
Plus Tal Law and Romney doubles down on Palestinian culture
At least until the U.S. presidential election, Netanyahu won’t risk angering Obama
Breakdown of talks, continued focus on immunity suggests military action
Bibi gets the ‘Vanity Fair’ treatment, and Israel captured by Platon
Plus General Grant returns to the White House, and more in the news
Barak hints deal to be proposed this week would be acceptable
Plus Bibi in the catbird seat, and more in the news
Plus Barak hits back at Iran dissenters, and more in the news
They may smell imminent attack; they may also smell imminent elecitons
Barak delivers barn-burner, but he may be bluffing
An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish
Tells Europe 1 interviewer 'anti-Semitism is at an all-time high'
Matthew Fishbane accompanied a group of would-be Jews as they made aliyah from rural India, led by an unlikely activist
Israel Story, Episode 6: No valentines, just a fatwa, a shidduch, some tears, and some laughter