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.
Through Arab media, blogosphere
Obama plans a photo op, Russian inmates get sanctuary, and more in the news
Israeli woman dies after producing 1,400 descendants
Thanks to natural-gas deposits near Haifa
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
Meantime, 3,175 cases diagnosed in Israel
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
Turns out the group wanted more shekels
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Hezbollah didn’t do it, but action still raises tensions
Residents can now identify as Israeli
And the Diaspora is just a bit offended
Three opinions (but only one Jew) in today’s op-ed pages
Seen as a sop to right-wing parties
In new commercial for Israel study program
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