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.
A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis
Things that should happen before Abbas goes to the United Nations
Plus New York Governor Cuomo asks for $30 billion for Hurricane Sandy
If a society’s vitality is evidenced by the pulse of its dance music, then there’s hope for Israel
Mori Rothman is in jail for publicly refusing to serve in the IDF
The news comes days after Valerie Jarrett was said to be involved in Iran negotiations
World’s most prestigious book fair also features anti-Semitic books
A bruising election keeps bruising
Plus Jack Lew as Secretary of Treasury?
Plus Turkey and Syria continue to heat up
Does this mean there can be peace?
A letter from Tel Aviv on the impact of Obama re-election
I have a lot in common with the conscientious objector. So, why can’t I stomach his decision to avoid IDF service?
In Pittsburgh, signs read “Obama… Oy Vey”
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