The SeeSaw

Stop Worrying About Your Future Grandchildren That Aren't

Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?

Pollard Chatter Means Peace Talks Are Serious

Chatter about releasing spy Jonathan Pollard is not a sign of the impending breakdown of the Mideast peace talks. Rather it’s a sign they’re getting serious, writes Brent Sasley.

POLL: How Would You Spend Jewish Billions?

American Jewish donors spend much of their cash on Israel. Does this reflect your priorities? Show us how you think the Jewish billions should be spent.

Fracking site, Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania

GOP House Bill Tells Feds To Cut Climate Research

One day after a new study warned of the looming dangers of climate change, House Republicans back a bill ordering federal scientists to spend less time studying the issue.

Romemu Bans ‘Email Chametz’ on Passover

Manhattan’s Romemu synagogue has announced that this Passover, it will be getting rid of the ultimate symbol of our complicated lives: email.

Youthful Jewry: The Under-30 organizers of this year?s Limmud UK.

Failing To Capture the Vibrancy of British Jewish Life

The new survey of British Jewry shows polarization and decline. But Keith Kahn-Harris says it misses one very important factor: the increasing vitality of Jewish life in the UK.