Jewish Hercules Song of The Dnieper. by Zalman Shneour. Translated by Joseph Leftwich. New York, Roy Publishers, 1945. 376 pp. $3.00. In the preface the author states his essential...

This article is the fifth in the series, “The Crisis of the Individual,” which already includes articles by Reinhold Niebuhr, Leo Lowenthal, Hannah Arendt and...

Our country was built by immigrants—those who came to seek opportunity and those who were brought as slaves—and by the descendants of immigrants. Thirty-eight million...

On September 26, 1945 Richard Beer-Hofmann’s princely life came to a close, fittingly enough, on the verge of patriarchal old age. It can be said of...

Politics—Foreign and Domestic In the Spring of 1946, it became clear that the United States at last had a foreign policy that was definite in at...

Re-Translating Koheleth The Wisdom of Ecclesiastes. by Robert Gordis. New York, Behrman House, 1946. 82 pp. $2.00. Dr. Gordis, who has made himself master of most of the modem...

We believe this essay of sharp relevance to the Jewish religious plight in our age. Unlike traditional Christianity, traditional or Orthodox Judaism demands a more...

To the Editor: This report from Cuba on the crumbling of another Eden is not prompted by any desire to sound the alarm—cui bono? Consider it...

Last Testament Star of the Unborn. by Franz Werfel. New York, Viking Press, 1946. 645 pp. $3.00. One hesitates to use the sharpest edge of the critical blade when...

To the Editor: In the February issue of your always interesting publication, I came across the error (p. 73)—repeated, singularly enough, in one of the “Letters...

Whose Dilemma? The Jewish Dilemma. by Elmer Berger. New York, The Devin-Adair Company, 1945. 257 pp. $3.00 Rabbi Berger is Executive Secretary and one of the official ideological leaders...

“I don’t like to see our people going to pieces, that’s all.”—Mendel Quixano in The Melting-Pot by Israel Zangwill. Judah Monis The name “Monis” is supposed to...