The Jewish state seeks to bring the Bedouin in from the desert
Who else can step up and rescue the faith from the fanatics who’ve hijacked it?
Explaining Sayyid Qutb, Bin Laden, Djamel Beghal, Chérif Kouachi, Amedy Coulibaly, Hayat Boumeddienne, and those yet to come
A new collection of the late historian’s essays says more about his prejudices than about his achievements
Seventy people, speeding into the unknown
Jacob Neusner shows how an identity founded on oppression and persecution limits the potential of the Diaspora
It took years for me to recognize my OCD, and even longer to keep it from interfering with my religious observance
Talmudic rabbis ask what agency young women have in determining their fate in sex, marriage, and divorce
I must speak out against injustice—but if I speak up, will I be forced to leave the U.S.?
Giovanni Palatucci wasn’t a rescuer—he was a Nazi collaborator
Plus two tourists, including an Israeli, are kidnapped in Sinai
In my grandfather’s village, I found the man he’d been before memories of the Holocaust destroyed him
Plus shots fired in England, the pope at Yad Vashem, and more
An IDF soldier, whose job is to comfort families of fallen soldiers, was also there for me
A yellowed photo hidden with an heirloom watch led me to discover a prewar life I never knew existed
Plus Manna that travels with you, a Swiss shul, and more
Plus Homs pulverized, Adelson’s new agenda, and more in the news
Plus U.S. pledges Iran attack past ‘red lines,’ and more
Plus J Street vs. Berkeley, CAP responds, and more
Burning questions for the Patriots quarterback after NYT Magazine profile
Willkommen out of the closet!
Bartenura Moscato's unlikely journey from Shabbat table to music video
Amedy Coulibaly reportedly asked security guards if there were Jews inside
In a new memoir, the controversial ‘New York Times’ columnist connects dots between dislocation and his mother’s depression
Israel Story, Episode 5: From red heifers and golden calves to the mooing mascot of radical vegans everywhere
The cartoonist’s grahic memoir made many Top Ten lists this year. Here’s what she had to say about it.