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
Plus Iran dares Israel with enrichment, and more in the news
Plus Bibi warns he won’t negotiate with Hamas, and more
Meet the new problems, same as the old problems
Plus tightening of vise around Iran and Syria, and more
Plus Madoff suicide revelation, Egypt’s new F-16, and more in the news
Palestinian prime minister admits time is far from ripe for more talks
Plus Park51 opens, and more in the news
Plus, Levi Aron indicted, schmucks, and more in the news
Plus Grayson’s back, trouble in Moscow, and more
Plus long-range Iranian missiles, and more in the news
Plus the uncowardly Robert Ford, the Hasidic Sam Spade, and more
Plus officially no Palestinian unity, and more in the news
Plus, the most Jewish HBO series yet, and more
Plus, Bibi still rides by the J Street stop, and more
Speech, designed to help Israel with Europe, could hurt Obama at home
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