Why Elderly Couples Need Sex Most of All

Sex means even more to couples as they grow older. Daniel Reingold asks why are there such deep taboos about elderly people’s sexuality, as shown in a criminal case involving a husband and wife who suffered from dementia.

Is 'Strangeness' of Ed Miliband an Anti-Semitic Code Word?

In his campaign for prime minister of Britain, Ed Miliband’s Jewishness has only come up by way of code words. Liam Hoare writes that doesn’t make it any less offensive.

Why — and How — Baltimore Jews Must Act Now

This is not the time for Baltimore Jews to hunker down in their homes and worry about property damage, Owen Silverman Andrews writes. We must fill the streets — or risk falling prey to a kind of modern idolatry.

Can You Love Ted Cruz for His Israel Views — Even If You Hate His Social Politics?

Can you support Ted Cruz because of his firm defense of Israel, even if you hate his social politics? Calls to boycott two gay businessmen who did just that suggest the answer is no — but why?

How To Love Israel — While Fighting Like Cats and Dogs About What That Means

Once a symbol of unity, Israel has become one of the most divisive issues in American Jewish community life. J.J. Goldberg asks: Can we all love Israel even while fighting about it?