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.
Plus nuclear gamesmanship, Iran and Columbia, and more
Plus whence #j14?, Iran and the Arab Spring, and more in the news
Plus that new J Street poll, the ‘Righteous Gentiles’ of CUFI, and more
Plus the flotilla to take to the air, and more in the news
Plus, the Syrian troubles continue, and more in the news
While U.N. concludes Syrian site was atomic
Plus Egypt goes rogue, Syria and Syrians in crosshairs, and more in the news
Plus rabba deux, and more
Plus the man who gave us Passover Coke, and more
Plus whom Anne Frank belongs to, and more
Plus Kerry and Assad’s secret plan for peace, and more in the news
Plus federations worried about aging donor base, and more in the news
Plus opponents go to court, Mavi Marmara goes home, and more in the news
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