Jewish Filmmaker Takes On Elder Care System

When filmmaker Deirdre Fishel watched her 85-year-old mother struggle with living alone, she wanted to help. And now she has — through the lens of her upcoming documentary, ‘Care.’

Men Refusing To Sit by Women? That's the Symptom. Here's the Sickness.

Ultra-Orthodox men are increasingly refusing to sit beside women on airplanes. That’s because the whole of Orthodoxy is shifting to the right, J.E. Reich writes.

On Iran, a Divide That Goes Beyond Bibi and Obama

Much has been made of Benjamin Netanyahu’s alliance with American conservatives on Iran. J.J. Goldberg breaks down the lesser-known ties between the White House and Israeli generals.

Palestinians wave a giant national flag during a demonstration in March.

American Jews Should Have a New Goal — Recognizing Palestine

Now is not the time for despair among liberal American Jewish supporters of Israel. We must respond to new realities with one important move: urging our own government to recognize Palestine.

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