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
Irony alert from Jerusalem
Things are heating up, not cooling off
Israel’s Saturday Night Live interrupted by sirens while rehearsing war satire skit
Yosef Fartuk was killed in a mortar attack earlier today
Rockets strike Ashkelon and Rishon LeZion
World leaders visit Israel, West Bank, and Egypt in effort to forge ceasefire
The fulcrum pivot of Operation Pillar of Defense is fast approaching
Fajr-5 missiles at center of Mossad hotel assassination and factory explosion
Israelis receive threatening e-mails from terrorist group
Describing the indescribable
Progress made on ceasefire, but distance remains
In 2007, I traveled to Sderot to make a film. Months later, I made it my home—and Gaza my neighbor.
Ceasefire looming? Egypt’s role, Iron Dome, Tel Aviv, and more
Looking back on this week and looking nervously forward
From subtle to egregious, major media outlets drop the ball
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