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 Bibi signs off on Sharansky’s new plan for the Western Wall
The life and times of Isaac Shushan
Plus John Kerry throws a brushback pitch at North Korea
Plus diplomats say chemical weapons were used by Assad in Syria
How Bibi Netanyahu handed the American president a big trophy—and got what Israel wanted all along
Plus Barbara Walters is retiring
Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally
Three subjects—Iran, the Palestinians, and Syria—will surely be the subject of tonight’s dinner in Jerusalem
The Israeli-Syrian border is quiet no more, as armed Islamist rebels pledge to take back the Golan Heights
Trouble in the Golan
Plus Syrian rebels capture UN peacemakers in the Golan Heights
Veep aims to inoculate from criticism on Israel
Plus Jack Lew gets confirmed as Treasury Secretary
Plus Syrian rebels treated in Israel and returned to Syria
Plus Christine Quinn weighs the pros and cons of a Koch endorsement
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