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
Plus the real Palestinian world, and more
The overlooked aftermath of the flotilla incident
Moldovan-born foreign minister performs outreach
Intellectual expands on essay to Tablet Magazine
How Turkey looks from Israel
Michael Oren, Israel’s U.S. ambassador, says Washington will always need his country as an ally
Plus Yuri wants a rematch, and more
Plus reverse flotillas, and more in the news
Your post-weekend flotilla round-up
Flotilla incident part of broader shift
Plus seventh ship peacefully boarded, and more in the news
Plus PR amateur hour, and more
Plus the blockade reconsidered, and more
Zechariah, the flotilla, and reflections on might and morality
Cameron condemns, Abbas has a prize, and more flotilla reax
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