Video Shows Paris Gunman Declaring Loyalty to Islamic State

One of three gunmen behind the Paris attacks appeared in a video declaring his allegiance to Islamic State and urging French Muslims to follow his example.

Considering the Chicken

Jacob Siegel recently experienced a chicken slaughter that utterly transformed the way he looks at meat.

A Long Way From Home: The author attended St. Mary’s Springs, the Catholic high school in Fond du Lac.

Why Wisconsin Was a Terrible State To Grow Up Jewish

Growing up in close-minded rural Wisconsin, Joshua Furst learned to mark himself as an outsider. He’s glad the cheeseheads are in his rear-view mirror.


Norman Lamm, Alfred Kinsey and the Re-Making of Jewish Sexuality

For Rabbi Norman Lamm, who better to who better to invoke for justification of separate seating in synagogues than sex researcher Alfred Kinsey?

Dyed in the Wool: Code Pink activist Tighe Barry is arrested after he disrupts a Congressional Jewish outreach meeting last summer.

Anti-Israel Firebrand Arrested at Code Pink Dick Cheney Torture Demonstration

Two protesters were arrested at the McLean, Virginia, home of former Vice President Dick Cheney on Saturday after 20 demonstrators, some in orange prison jumpsuits, walked onto his property to mark the 14th anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo Bay prison.