Creating a new kind of Megillah—using the historic Birds’ Head Haggadah as inspiration
How the fight for the next communications ecosystem could make a world dependent on Chinese technology, Chinese software, Chinese e-commerce, Chinese venture capital, and the Chinese market
These popular cookies, filled with fruit and nuts, are surprisingly easy to make
A planned memorial for victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire just cleared a major hurdle in New York City government—now who’s going to pay for it?
A family of Soviet Jews prepares to leave for America in ‘Savage Feast,’ a new memoir with recipes
Judaism offers the same baroque supernatural possibilities that Christianity does. So why is it rarely a universal source for genre filmmakers? And what does it say about human evil?
Every year, hundreds of volunteers from around the world come to Israel to tend the Baha’i World Centre and its famous gardens
A run-in at NYU reveals the unavoidable truth: The war for the soul of the left will be fought over anti-Semitism.
An excerpt from Matti Friedman’s new book, ‘Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel’
How the radical rabbi’s ideas and disciples took over Israeli politics, and why it’s dangerous
What the late Yugoslav filmmaker Dušan Makavejev contributed to Greenwich Village’s life-affirming anti-authoritarian counterculture
The enigmatic, influential benefactor of the arts comes home to the temple of modernism he once shunned