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  • Food critic Jonathan Gold had the chutzpah to take immigrants’ cuisine seriously

    LOS ANGELES (JTA) — Jonathan Gold was more than a food writer. Every obituary will tell you that, and so would he. “Food is a way to look at the world,” he told me once. “I mean, everybody eats.” Gold, who died July 21 at the age of 57 from pancreatic cancer, leveraged that truism into…

  • Talking with McCain

    In an interview with the L.A. Jewish Journal, John McCain talks Israel and Iran, speaks about endorsements from James Baker and John Hagee, addresses claims that he’s no different than President Bush, and lays out his plans for the U.S. Supreme Court

  • Another Mass. group cuts ADL ties

    A Massachusetts advocacy group has cut ties with an embattled Anti-Defamation League program against bigotry.