A new genre of journalism brings up the good, the bad, and the ugly of liberal soul-searching
Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
Art-world pervert flaunts mirrored balloons, oodles of cash at the Whitney
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
Brian Schwadron studied with indigenous healers around the world. Now he’s using what he learned to create wedding banquets.
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Paging Jeb Bush!
He declared, a summery new year, and more
Against binationalism, and more
The prime minister with a song in his heart
The origins of Islam, and more
Cohen and Shteyngart team up to drink, and more
Tisha B’Av, The Rebbe, and more
The Jews’ Jesus, and more
What Syria is up to, and more
The northern problem, Birthright, and more
Our anniversary, Kirsch on Hitch, and more
These are a few of our favorite things, part 1
Ingall comments back, Kirsch on Scoop, and more
Rosenbaum and Kahane, and more
The still-Samaritans, cheesecake, and more
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority