Forward Series Highlight

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?

Questions for the IRS

EDITORIAL: Tax experts say the IRS is targeting Americans living in Israel for audits over the supposed fraud of a few. If it’s true, the government has some explaining to do.

Why French Jews Should Fear Islamophobia

Islamophobia is going mainstream in France, as far-right leader Marine Le Pen’s rise to popularity shows. That doesn’t just put Muslims in the line of fire — it endangers Jews, too.

Connected: Is there some way to moderate our digital connection?

The Jewish Case Against Unplugging

Our culture seems to be going through an ‘unplugging’ craze, and Jews have taken the lead. But Elissa Strauss wonders if we’re losing more than we are gaining when we turn off our gadgets.

5 Reasons You Should Talk to BDS Supporters

Some claim we shouldn’t debate Israel with people who support BDS. Jay Michaelson says they’re wrong — and explains why we should be eager, not just willing, to talk.