Some Italian Jews say Holocaust museums and memorials promote an overly ‘Diasporic’ Judaism. But wait — since when is ‘Diaspora’ a dirty word?
The pro-Europe protests in the Ukraine should embody the liberal ideals of freedom and democracy. So why do its leaders tolerate hateful anti-Semitism in its ranks?
Rose Fostanes unexpectedly found fame last night on reality TV. But her effort to use that fame to shine a spotlight on Israel’s foreign workers won’t be anywhere near as successful as her singing.
With ‘Selma’ playing in theaters, some have asked if Jews really played as key a role in the civil rights movement. One veteran of the struggle remembers when — and offers some answers.
Most of us will soon forget the recent polar vortex, like other cold snaps and heat waves. But we do so at our peril — especially on Tu B’Shvat, when our tradition tells us to respect nature.