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.
Economic Minister Naftali Bennett walked out during Martin Schulz’s speech
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
Everything you need to know about Mitt’s visit (and more)
Abbas recasts failure to reconcile as selling point at the U.N.
Plus officially no Palestinian unity, and more in the news
Plus P.A. upheaval, Iran redux?, and more in the news
Plus the real problem with Palin, and more
Israel rejected big offer; news is bad P.R. for P.A.
Plus Harvey Milk’s camera shop, and more in the news
Plus Iran called out on meddling, and more in the news
Plus Yitzhak Rabin’s (non-?)legacy, and more in the news
Plus the coming Israeli energy boom, and more in the news
The ‘proximity talks,’ and what happens if they fail
Plus the one-state solution?, the doctor is in, and more in the news
Settlers refuse to comply
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