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?
The two teens tried to get past security during a rally in the Swedish city
Locals say anti-Semitic vandalism the work of organized neo-Nazi groups
Israel ‘Izzy’ Young reinvents himself as the caretaker of folk music history
Plus Sweden county seeks circumcision ban, and more in the news
Journalist Patrick Reilly wore a kippah for a day and documented the reactions
67 percent say reporting anti-Semitic incidents to authorities is ineffectual
Plus Philippines may withdraw Golan troops, dropping DSK charges, and more
In Sweden, a respected magazine is reviving the canard that the IDF plundered the organs of Palestinians
Troubling news from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
New poll shows economy top issue for Jewish voters, strong Obama support
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