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
There’s a generation gap coming in the Jewish Democratic political ranks
A sad moment for all of us
Plus Sherman v. Berman: a rumble of the Jews?
And Berman will have another chance at Sherman (Oaks)
Jews in the House are leaving in droves
Census casualties could include up to four Jewish congressmen
Plus politics Valley-style, a pro-Israel symposium, and more
Egypt’s politically expedient ban on the export of palm fronds has altered the lulav market in unexpected ways
Sherman and Berman vie for Sherman (Oaks)
Plus preparing for the worst in Lebanon, and more in the news
How the controversy has played in America
Rep. Berman speaks mind to Americans for Peace Now
Why nothing has happened and everybody has won
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Lobbying Congress for tougher sanctions on Iran
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