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.
Plus Obama says Turkish arms sales are safe, and more
Plus Bloomberg’s strong, personal stand, and more in the news
Plus victory of the mock-Nazi stork, and more
Plus NYT to Abbas: Come to the table, and more
Plus Ashton visits Abraham, and more
Plus Stoudemire, Salita, Youkilis, and non-sports news
Plus U.N. probe reax, and more in the news
Israeli democracy is strengthening, not weakening—and that might be the problem
Plus Oliver Stone on Jewish media dominance, and more
Israeli President Shimon Peres reflects on his mentor, his peace partner, and whether the State of Israel will survive
Plus what Mad Mel said now, and more
Plus Mubarak backs direct talks, and more in the news
Plus Abbas is told to keep talks indirect, and more in the news
Plus the non-freeze, the non-talks, and more in the news
Although probe is criticized as soft
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