British Jews Go the Way of American Jews

A recent study of British Jewry found many of the same trend lines that American Jews saw in the Pew survey. Liam Hoare examines where this community is headed.


When Is BDS Not BDS? A Vassar Passover Tale

After critics attacked his analysis of Vassar’s BDS debate, J.J. Goldberg wondered if he’d misunderstood. Did faculty members call for an academic boycott, or not?

Not Leaving: Hillel students from Ohio University.

Hillel Balances Donors and Students on Campus

Some say Hillel is too beholden to right-wing donors and students should vote with their feet. One campus director says the last thing the group needs is fewer engaged Jewish voices.

Chris Christie addresses Republican Jewish Coalition, Sheldon Adelson listens, March 29

Groveling Season, Las Vegas to Jerusalem to D.C.

Chris Christie apologized for calling the Israeli occupation an ‘occupation’ and Israel’s defense minister claims he’s sorry too. J.J. Goldberg asks: Did Yom Kippur come early?


Does Takeover of Crimea Mean Messiah Is Near?

A famous rabbi once taught that when Russia invades Crimea, it means the Messiah is on his way. So now some Jews are thanking Vladimir Putin for hastening the redemption.