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
What unrest and elections to the south could mean to the north
Plus new Iran sanctions, the king of Jordan’s trip, and more in the news
Plus Iran’s missiles, Jordanian intrigue, and more
Plus Shalit and Grapel, East Jerusalem plans, and more in the news
Egypt’s politically expedient ban on the export of palm fronds has altered the lulav market in unexpected ways
Plus Israel clears out embassy in Jordan, and more in the news
Will the P.A. go through with its statehood bid?
Sabotages could break the Israeli peace, shove Jordan into Iran’s arms
Jordan’s late King Hussein and his unsuccessful efforts to make peace get a courtier’s treatment in the new memoir from Jack O’Connell, a former CIA station chief in Amman
Plus, remembering Yoni Netanyahu, and more
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
An impressively complex retelling of the biblical story—with cats
A new collection of the writer's aggrieved nonfiction sends readers running back to his masterful fiction
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.