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
A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
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?
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
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.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
FM Lieberman feuds with PM Netanyahu
Lieberman is F.M., but Barak may as well be
Inside Israel’s insane coalition politics
Barak, Peres, Mubarak, and more weigh in on the news
Plus rumor is that Rahm’s out, and more in the news
Maybe American liberal Zionism simply isn’t worth saving
Plus habemus proximity talks! and more in the news
Where the U.S.-Israel alliance remains strong
Sometimes criticism is just criticism
Plus can’t anyone here impose these sanctions? and more in the news
Plus cruise control, building battle, and more in the news
Plus Blair stranded, books in Italy, and more in the news
Things are tense between Obama and Bibi
Fallout from last week’s East J’lem announcement continues
Plus come back Sunday for the West Bank, and more in the news
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