August 24, 2005 9:00am
Pianist Irving Fields’ life story seems to reflect not only his strong Jewish identity but also his use of Jewishness and music as passports to the larger world — geographically, interpersonally and creatively.
May 9, 2005 9:00am
For daring to visit Israel, Mithal Al-Alusi has paid with more than his life: It cost him his two sons. Yet he continues to argue that the new Iraq should reach out to Israel as a democracy facing a constant threat of terrorism.
July 7, 2004 9:00am
Several programs are addressing drug addiction in the Jewish community, particularly among youth, a focus that is long overdue, educators and experts say.