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.

Israelis Save Stricken Palestinian Boy at Border

Israeli paramedics and the Israel Defense Forces saved the life of a Palestinian baby who collapsed at the border crossing between the West Bank and Jordan.

Republican Lindsey Graham Vows New Push for Sanctions on Iran

Sen. Lindsey Graham said in Jerusalem that the Senate will vote next month on an bill to reimpose sanctions if nuclear talks falter.

Journalist Chris Hedges Barred by University of Pennsylvania Over Israel Dig

Journalist and former New York Times Middle East bureau chief Chris Hedges says the University of Pennsylvania disinvited him from a peace conference after he published a column that compared the Islamic State to Israel.

Leader of Israel's Black Hebrews Dies at 75

The spiritual leader of an influential group of African-American Jews who moved to Israel died Saturday.

Gary Shteyngart

The Year of the Former Soviet Author

More and more Jewish writers from the former Soviet Union have become household names. Here’s what you have to know about them, from Gary Shteyngart to Anya Ulinich.