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.
Six months after court ruling, company turns over names to French authorities
Websites, blogs, Facebook groups, and online support groups offer the chance to connect without the risk of ‘going public’
Everything you need to know about Mark Zuckerberg’s latest move
Google close to buying Israeli start-up for $1.3 billion
Facebook founder to start an advocacy group for the undocumented
Plus everything you might want to know about sequestration
The Facebook CEO will get the Jersey guv some cash
Our adopted children escaped the misery of Russian orphanages. Others won’t be as lucky.
Desperate for news of a ceasefire, but true resolution seems nowhere in sight
Young Israeli soldiers have pushed older commanders into adopting a more aggressive social media strategy
Social media geotagging features spark unprecedented security questions
Plus the Free Gaza Movement’s promotion of Holocaust revision
A comic’s commitment to human contact over computer chatter is just the right inspiration for the Days of Awe
NYPD arrests 49 gang members after tracking Facebook activity
Plus a Gaza building boom?
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