All Over But the Shouting

New film documents how hard it is for Jews to talk about Israel

Forward and Back

Though officially an exercise in change and progress, Rahm Emanuel’s inauguration as Chicago’s first Jewish mayor was nonetheless steeped in well-worn myths and traditions

Built to Last

God wants his people to build opulently, as he instructs Moses in this week’s parasha. While today they mostly don’t, there’s always Ralph Lauren, who built a new Beaux Arts mansion in New York.

Master Builder

With his U.S. Institute of Peace set to open in Washington, Israeli-born Moshe Safdie takes his place among the world’s leading architects

Daybreak: A Same-Named Killing

Plus Iran’s big day, U.N. sanctions near, and MoHouse in the news

Gehry Speaks Out on Canceled Museum Project

Contradicting Tablet, he says move is not political

Unbuilt

Architect Frank Gehry withdraws from plan to build Museum of Tolerance in Jerusalem

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