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.

A Closer Look at Concentration Camp Artists

‘Because I Was a Painter’ is a documentary about art that came out of the concentration camps. But the result is an intellectual exercise devoid of emotion.

Reform Movement Sheds Publishing Arm

The Union for Reform Judaism is handing over its in-house publishing arm to Berhman House, a venerable New Jersey-based publisher if academic and Jewish books.

Photograph by Richard Avedon
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
From the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Richard Avedon, Photographer of Influence and Power

Photographer Richard Avedon made his living on fashion, beauty and celebrities. But the eye behind some of the 20th century’s most iconic images also brought a keen political edge to his work.