Why the anti-Semitism present in other recent protests almost kept me from this important one
Boycott and Divestment organizers protest an Israeli freighter’s arrival in Oakland, but the course they’ve set leads into an abyss
Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
The black protagonists of ABC’s new show are proud, successful professionals. Why is it so hard for Jewish characters to follow suit?
Or how a Jewish American country music genius wound up farming chickens in France
Two new important histories look at Hitler’s fascination with Islam and Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey
In his memoir ‘Measure of a Man,’ Martin Greenfield recalls how he survived Auschwitz to become an iconic tailor to the stars
Plus legitimate and bastard offspring, slaves, and distinctions between Jews, non-Jews, and half-Jews
When I found pornography in my Talmudic mentor’s desk, I felt betrayed. What did it say about him—or about all of us?
Makovsky: Israelis debate how Syria strikes would affect US action in Iran
Iron Dome intercepted one, three landed in field near Nahariya
Plus Iron Dome battery deployed in Netanya, and more in the news
Fortunately, Iron Dome knocked the down missile
Reports contend that the violence is a sign of internal Gaza rivalry
POTUS is greeted by Bibi, sees Iron Dome, avoids a broken down limo
The rise of Orthodox Jews at AIPAC is an indicator of the community’s growing political involvement and influence
Will wide-ranging cuts imperil Iron Dome and Arrow systems?
Plus Haifa airport evacuated, third Iron Dome battery moves north
A round-up of fake news we wish were true and true news we wish were fake
The dish was a staple for Sephardic Jews during the Spanish Inquisition
Kira Kazantsev, child of Russian immigrants, cites community's support
Israel Story, Episode 4: When a hobby becomes a calling—from a freelance hitman in Eilat to a Knesset groupie in Herzliya
Jonathan Eig examines the renegade Jewish biologist and his three co-crusaders who made having sex without having a baby possible
New York Festival of Song’s Steven Blier’s latest program showcases Freud’s influence on the Golden Age of German lieder