Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.
The Jerusalem neighborhood of Sanhedria Murchevet is beset by fears of a pedophile ring. Here’s what they need to consider.
In honor of a moment of awakening: April 17, 1965, when we got serious about ending the war
A reissue of Meyer Levin’s 1956 novel about the notorious Leopold and Loeb case captures the enduring power of Jewish self-hatred
A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness
In and out of the fold of ultra-Orthodoxy, Shulem Deen and his father Dovid both pursued honest religious feeling
Yes, we need to teach kids about our history. But our history constitutes a lot more than one tragic event.
And other matters of conjugal bliss in this week’s Talmud study, including a woman’s right to sexual fulfillment
The 136-year-old Baruch Brothers Choir has survived the Holocaust, Communism, and the collapse of the former Yugoslavia
James Foley, kidnapped in Syria in 2012, was killed by jihadist terror group
Israel retaliates with airstrikes on nine military targets in Syria
Donates money and winter clothes to aid Syrian children displaced by civil war
U.S. officials say group is smuggling weapons into Lebanon piece by piece
A round-up of things we wish weren’t rounding up
Plus with Kerry arriving to the region, peace talks are on the ropes
Thanks to outside forces waging a proxy battle in Syria, 2013 has become a year of attrition rather than endgames
French, British, American officials point to Assad
As Obama makes his case for military action, things take a twist
Israel, America, and talk of a potential attack on Assad’s regime
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art