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.

Israel Mocks Europe Labels for Settlement Products as 'Yellow Star'

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman suggested stamping settlement goods with yellow stars to condemn demands for special labeling in Europe.

Dieudonne Banned From Performing in Morocco

The French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala, who has faced repeated charges of incitement of hatred toward Jews, was banned from performing in Morocco.

Fear, Trembling and Madness After Bibi’s Re-Election

It’s election day in Israel, and Tuvia Tenenbom tours the country. He retells his encounters with bacon, the key to heaven and activists for the Arab List.

Model Subject: ‘How We See (Edie/Green)’ at the Jewish Museum.

The Art of Laurie Simmons Directly Challenges the Viewer

The art of Laurie Simmons, on view at the Jewish Museum in New York, challenges the viewer. It also takes direct aim at our ideals of beauty.

Daniel Weiss Calls Metropolitan Museum Job Running the 'Yankees' of Art

Visiting the Memorial de Caen museum in Normandy, France, in 1996, Daniel Weiss was captivated by eight photographs showing the public hanging of three partisans in Minsk, Belarus, on Oct. 26, 1941.