Is This Man a Prophet or a Provocateur?

    Tuvia Tenenbom’s controversial ‘Catch the Jew’ has soared to the top of bestseller lists. But does it provide an accurate portrayal of today’s Israel? Raphael Magarik isn’t so sure.

    Man of Faith: Brooks acknowledges his position as a Jewish thought leader.

    The Road to David Brooks' Character

    David Brooks is the conservative Jewish thought leader even some liberals like to read. So, Jane Eisner asks, why does the New York Times columnist seem so at odds with contemporary Jewish life?

    Reform Movement Sheds Publishing Arm

    The Union for Reform Judaism is handing over its in-house publishing arm to Berhman House, a venerable New Jersey-based publisher if academic and Jewish books.

    Exiled Twice: Frederic Morton, the author of twelve books, in 2013.

    Frederic Morton, Author and Viennese-in-Exile, Dies at 90

    Born Fritz Mandelbaum in Vienna, Frederic Morton escaped to New York and came to fame writing about the country that expelled him.

    The Fighting Congregation: In his posthumously published novel, Raphael Silver (right), who died in 2013, chronicles the power struggle in a Cleveland Reform temple.

    Chilly Scenes of Cleveland Synagogues

    What happens when a senior rabbi announces from the pulpit on Rosh Hashanah that he is suffering from ALS? In his posthumously published novel, Raphael Silver chronicles the power struggle.