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
‘Time 100′ suggests closer Turkish-Qatari, GOP-Bibi ties
Plus Hezbollah in hot water, and more in the news
Frayed relations could perhaps be restored with appeal to interests, Syria
Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more
Plus circumcisions done in a snap, Goldberg on Mearsheimer, and more
Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news
New Middle East makes Amman a new center of gravity
Plus new Iran sanctions, the king of Jordan’s trip, and more in the news
A discredited regime still afloat
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Plus why the deal was made, Arab soldiers of the IDF, and more
Can anything bring the two nations to détente?
U.S. abandonment of the old Middle East order has led to provocations against Israel, which are likely to intensify after the Palestinian statehood vote
Has Netanyahu prepared his country for this trying moment?
Plus A’jad chides Assad, boo to Dan Snyder, and more
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