Do not remove Andrew Jackson’s face from the $20 bill. It reminds us that democracy has always been a struggle against aristocracy and special privilege.
Today, the nation’s highest court affirmed same-sex marriage. For my family, and tens of thousands of others, it’s a cause for celebration.
IBM’s supercomputer, Watson, can generate ingenious, original recipes, but does it really understand why humans love food?
Facing pro-Palestinian criticism, the mayor of the Dutch capital reportedly nixed town twinning before metropolises could even walk down the aisle
More of the Jewish tradition is vanishing in present conditions of security and prosperity than ever vanished in past conditions of oppression and poverty
State of the gay nation: The flourishing of a vibrant gay community in the heart of the Middle East is a marvel, but many of the complexities of LGBT life remain unresolved
A new report details the factors that impact success in young adults
The British monarch made her first visit to a former concentration camp
A dispatch from Italy on Israel National Day
A comparison of the White House’s political use of fairy tales in negotiating the terms of a nuclear program
Rachel Goldberg of Lifetime’s ‘UnREAL’ will stop at nothing to get what she wants
As Iran negotiates its nuclear deal, a look back at decades of debate by rabbis, politicians, and philosophers about the ethics of atomic warfare
With his intelligent, lyrical climate encyclical, the most ecumenical of pontiffs brings ‘the common good’ to new heights
A naked African-American, life-like young boys, personal property, public art, commerce, and cultural bravery collide at the nexus of the new West Side scene
Will an art restitution allow Michael Hayden to reconnect with his German roots?
Francophone Algerian writer Kemal Daoud writes back to ‘The Stranger’—and breathes life into its nameless victim