This year, the best sufganiyot in #NYC were found at Michael Bloomberg's farewell Hanukkah party: http://jd.fo/e1Tiu
Hadassah, the venerable women’s organization, has struggled financially in recent years.
Now it faces its greatest challenge: saving its flagship program — Hadassah hospital in Jerusalem.
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A Montreal rabbi has found a clever way to fight the proposed kippah ban that has Quebec Jews on edge:
A Quebec flag kippah!
Are you worried about the Charter of Values? Let us know in the comments.
Just in time for #GivingTuesday, the Sisterhood has put together a list of lesser known organizations that work to create tzedek in the world.
Who are you giving to this year?
Ofir Ben Shitrit was suspended from her religious girls’ school after singing publicly on Israel's version of "The Voice."
Now, she's in New York to perform at the international conference of the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance.
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The Thanksgiving leftovers are gone, the countdown of Hanukkah candles is nearing its end — It’s time to start thinking about the new year.
What do you think should be on the 2014 Jewish agenda? Let us know here:
The ADL - Anti-Defamation League has issued a statement denouncing the rapper’s comment over the weekend that: “Black people don’t have the same level of connections as Jewish people.”
What do you think? Did he cross line?
With Thanksgiving behind us, it’s time for the annual battle over the “war on Christmas.”
This year, it's playing out on Republican t-shirts: http://jd.fo/r1cf7
Wait. Could Bambi be an allegory for anti-Semitism?
75 years ago, Anna Goldenberg's aunt boarded a train from Austria to England.
Today, she recounts how #Kindertransports helped save her family from the horrors of the #Holocaust: http://jd.fo/e1SeW
Do you remember your bar/bat mitzvah speech?
Duncan McAlpine Sennett sure will. The Portland teen took to the bimah to make an impassioned plea for gay marriage: http://jd.fo/i1ZwL
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A Conservative leader is pushing to let rabbis perform intermarriages. The effort is one of the denomination's new ideas to religiously integrate non-Jews. What do you think of them?
What's wrong with pictures like this one? Everything. But selfies at Holocaust sites are a growing fad on social media. Thankfully, educators are stepping in to set a more positive tone. http://jd.fo/h1YzC
When it comes to deli, no one does pastrami on rye quite like Katz's. The famed monument to meat celebrates its big anniversary with its first book. http://jd.fo/q1bgy