Many American Jews are opting for independent bnai mitzvah in alternative spaces, often held in private homes or hotels.
NEW YORK “It doesn’t help.
Marijuana entrepreneur Catherine Goldberg has a dream of uniting marijuana-loving Jews over Friday-night dinners.
Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino said he regrets not speaking out sooner about Harvey Weinstein.
Only 13% of American Jews know Hebrew. It’s time to change that.
VIENNA Austria’s largest urban transport firm for the first time commemorated the Holocaust, in a subway art installation in memory of hundreds
AMSTERDAM A Dutch activist for Palestinian rights who is married to a senior member of the PLO was nominated cabinet minister for international a
Security guards at the Western Wall kept a group of men and women promoting gender-egalitarian prayer out.
A Manhattan psychiatrist was indicted for attempted murder in 2012 of the father of her son.
Jews have been systematically excluded everywhere we’ve lived and a bat mitzvah is a way of stating that we have arrived.
“When there’s so much darkness and negativity on campus, we want to push the message — small acts of kindness can add up.”
Todd Haynes and Brian Selznick combine to form one of the few excellent cinematic portrayals of deafness.
Jewish education is not just prohibitively expensive. It’s exclusionary.
The “alt-right” uses humor and memes, allowing it to make racism and anti-Semitism seem cool, interesting, funny.
“There is, oddly enough, a strong undercurrent of Jewiness to many — though certainly not all — classics of gay theater.”
“The great threat that we face as Americans and as Jews comes not from the ‘alt-right’ but from the alt-left,” Shalom Lewis said on Rosh Hashanah.
Protesters shouted “Go home Nazis” as a white nationalist gave a speech on Thursday at the University of Florida.
The city of Dickinson’s storm damage repair grant application makes applicants swear that they don’t boycott Israel.
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