Eat, Drink + Think

Vegetables Are the New Bacon at Dirt Candy

Amanda Cohen, the owner of New York’s Dirt Candy, talks about her favorite Jewish food memories and how vegetables may just be the new bacon.

Controversial Material: ‘Return to Haifa’ was presented at Theater J as part of the ‘Voices From a Changing Middle East’ festival.

What Ari Roth and Theater J Could Have Learned From the Jewish Conciliation Board

Ari Roth tried to stimulate public conversation at Theater J. His bosses thought he went too far. In its day, the Jewish Conciliation Board might have helped them work it out.

Israel's Top General Says No Worries on War Crimes After Palestinians Join ICC

Israel’s top military officer said on Thursday he was disappointed rather than worried about a Palestinian move to join the International Criminal Court, calling it unnecessary because Israel could investigate complaints itself.

Benjamin Netanyahu Calls on World To Act After Paris Terror Attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for a “global response” to the attack on a satirical magazine in Paris.

Symbolic Shift: The University of Wroclaw regularly stripped Jewish academics of degrees during the Nazi era. Now it’s seeking to make amends.

Poland University Restores 262 PhD's Stripped by Nazis

A Polish university will symbolically reinstate 262 doctorates, most of Jewish academics, annulled by the Nazis almost eight decades ago.

George Soros Suggests $50 Billion Aid Plan for Ukraine

Billionaire financier George Soros has urged the West to step up aid to Ukraine, outlining steps towards a $50 billion financing package that he said should be viewed as a bulwark against an increasingly aggressive Russia.