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
The Israeli premier has enraged his enemies again
Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask
Plus with Syrian conflict in mind, Israel plans a fence in the Golan Heights
Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Plus Jack Lew to be named Treasury Secretary tomorrow
Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition
Plus snow blankets Jerusalem and much of Israel
Plus Jack Lew to be named treasury secretary?
Two years after a vicious attack, a new campaign begins
Rain and snow have pelted the country, causing lots of damage
The Hizzoner lashes out at President Obama
Plus Richard Ben Cramer dies at 62
Adrift at home, a woman sets out to find the Promised Land—in Jamaica, Ethiopia, Ghana, and Israel
Plus the U.S. just says no to Bashar Assad’s peace plan
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