Diaspora

A ghetto in the jungle?

Gershon Hacohen
Aug. 28 2019 12:01AM

“This odious bombing was aimed at striking Jews who were going to the synagogue, and it hit innocent French people.”

Aug. 19 2019 12:51AM

What this intrepid journalist learned from the pious Jews of Djerba, what it’s like to pray in a synagogue with Tehran’s remaining Jewish community, and more.

June 6 2019 12:01AM

A forgotten but undeniably Jewish, book.

Philip Long
March 6 2017 12:01AM

Cutting out one’s tongue is no way to repent for slander.

David Schraub
Oct. 14 2016 12:01AM

Don’t blame Israel for anti-Semitism.

Judith Bergman
July 29 2015 12:01AM

In the wake of the terror attacks in Paris, some Israeli politicians have called on French Jews to move to Israel. Critics argued that it. . .

Yaakov Amidror
Feb. 9 2015 12:01AM

A Jewish intellectual and a rabbi discuss the future of diaspora Jewry, the possibilities of secular Jewish culture, and the ways in which Israel has. . .

Hillel Halkin and Chaim Brovender
Sept. 18 2014 12:01AM

The Israeli government has been laudably increasing its efforts to “connect” Diaspora Jewry with the Jewish state; but does it have a strategy?

June 26 2014 12:01AM

Zionism is at once the greatest repudiation of the Jewish past and the greatest affirmation of it.

Nov. 24 2013 10:31PM

“The state was built largely thanks to the support of the Jewish Diaspora,” says Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister. “Today, we’ve forgotten just how much.” (Interview. . .

Zeev Elkin
Nov. 21 2013 12:00AM

Why Israel is the foundation upon which the house of Jewish culture can be most safely built.

Ran Baratz
Nov. 20 2013 9:55PM

Dear Hillel: Don't you think that Israel needs American Jews to help it withstand the campaigns of hate it faces?

Ruth Wisse
Nov. 13 2013 8:57PM

A new-old paradigm is taking hold in Israel: a secularism based on a renewed embrace of Judaism.

Micah Goodman
Nov. 10 2013 10:37PM