The special episode on Israel showed a comedian on a mission
Brian Schaefer is a New York-based contributor to Haaretz.
To step away from the news, eat with people instead of the TV, and put down the phone — this is what Burning Man offers one week a year and Shabbat one day a week
Two new productions in New York starkly illustrate liberal Americas anxiety: If 'Julius Caesar' reminds us that were cursed to repeat the past, then '1984' is a dire warning for the future
The show, a Tony front-runner, with seven nominations including for Best Play, turns the spotlight on the unlikely back story of the 1993 Palestinian-Israeli peace agreement
With President Donald Trump supporting this month's celebration of both Jewish and Asian/Pacific heritage in the United States, we visit the New York spot where both cultures meet
Paula Vogel discusses 'Indecent,' her new Broadway play about the 1923 scandal surrounding Sholem Asch's Yiddish lesbian love story 'God of Vengeance'
Headed into the general election against Hillary Clinton, Trump's positions on Israel are still somewhat unclear. Here's what the Republican nominee has said about Israel so far.
In the past 15 years, Muslim Americans have abandoned the GOP. Now, Trumps rhetoric is mobilizing them in record numbers against him. 'It reminds them of places they fled from or came from,' a Clinton campaign staffer says.
Have we forgotten so soon? Until recently, the Jewish people had spent much of our existence under the rule of men like Donald Trump. Now that another one is on the ballot, our history demands we reject him.
Joining a Jewish group to get out the vote in Philadelphia, one-on-one conversations replaced my usual one-sided online diet of endless analysis and enraged rants. The difference was startling.