Can Zionism and U.S. liberalism coexist under Netanyahu?
Embarrassment. Revulsion. Outrage. Righteous defensiveness. Impatience. Visceral reactions of one Jew toward the Jewish State.
Pushing the Hippocratic Oath in service of foreign policy puts doctors on the frontlines
Remembering I.L. Peretz, who died 100 years ago this week
A new collection of the writer’s aggrieved nonfiction sends readers running back to his masterful fiction
‘Catch the Jew!’ is a shoddy, fantastical answer to Max Blumenthal’s ‘Goliath’
After my mother died, I made Passover just the way she did—until, drawing inspiration from Purim, I made my own tradition
For most Jews in Talmudic times, marriage was the biggest financial transaction of their lives
The bread of affliction never tasted so good, thanks to Marcy Goldman’s recipe for caramel-covered buttercrunch
Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson are having their New York moment
Jon Stewart isn’t just a comedian, entertainer, or newsman—he’s a lifeline
Harris Wittels, a rising star in television and comedy, dies at 30
Seinfeld creator’s Broadway play, Fish in the Dark, begins previews this week
A new book about comedy writing is the latest in a ‘how to be funny’ genre
The Day the Clown Cried remains the comedian’s most controversial project
Billy on the Street is in-your-face, outrageous, and completely brilliant
Comic John Mulaney’s new show is a Seinfeld for the goyim—in a good way
How the 1984 paranormal comedy ended up in the conservative film canon
Fearing a world bereft of the comic’s watchful eye
From Jewish troops to kosher cookies, the organization’s roots a century ago in Savannah are still evident today
Were the following statements made about the Girls creator or Iran’s Supreme Leader?
How my German grandmother's recipe became my go-to holiday dessert
Classic and modern dishes to take your seder to the next level
A new collection of the writer's aggrieved nonfiction sends readers running back to his masterful fiction
An impressively complex retelling of the biblical story—with cats
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art
The Book of Esther doesn’t mention God. Robert Alter’s new translation shows that’s just one way the biblical text is unique.