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
‘We’ve been reminded many times that our world still needs repair’
But are U.S. drone attacks on Yemen, Pakistan, and Somalia any different?
James Foley, kidnapped in Syria in 2012, was killed by jihadist terror group
As thousands in Israel attend the funerals of the three kidnapped teenagers
President named Ambassador for Humanity by USC Shoah Foundation
Meanwhile, there’s some optimism that a deal can be made next week
‘Let us act in keeping with the lessons of that dark night by speaking out against anti-Semitism and intolerance’
And other strange developments
Obama asked AIPAC to support a strike. Now everyone’s blaming the Jews.
Watch President Obama’s Rosh Hashanah message
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