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.
Reports that Rishon Letzion, Jaffa have been hit by Hamas rockets
And claims them as Palestinian dead
The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’
Rocket kills three in Kiryat Malachi, rockets rain on Israeli cities
Jerusalem’s Israel museum persuasively shows that Hasidism is not only, or even really, about religion
A primer for the conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza
Also what Operation Pillar of Defense has to do with the Likud primaries
Israel targets terrorist leadership in Gaza
Ahmed Jabari was equivalent to an army chief of staff, abducted Gilad Shalit
Beinart gets a taste of his own wrong medicine
Plus reports that rockets have now hit Israel from Sinai
The rise of the Muslim Brotherhood and the civil war in Syria are bringing violence to Israel’s borders
Plus Yasser Arafat to be exhumed
Plus the brother of the Toulouse gunman speaks
The JFNA General Assembly gets evacuated
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