Andrea Palatnik

Jews Put Spotlight on 1994 Terror Bombing at Iran-Argentina World Cup Match

For many Jews, today’s World Cup match between Argentina and Iran is far more than a soccer game — it’s a chance to remind the world of the deadly 1994 AMIA terror bombing.

Super (Jewish) Fans: Maxi Klein, Mariano Schlez and Damian Beker founded Jewish Soccer Fanatic.

Jewish 'Fanaticos' Mix Love of Soccer and Faith at World Cup

The eyes of the world are glued to the soccer stadiums of Brazil. But a group of Argentinian fans has a slightly more spiritual focus during the World Cup.

Jewish Rio Shrugs at Soccer Mania Surrounding World Cup

Not every Jew in Rio cares about the World Cup. Most believe it will be business as usual — except for the occasional traffic jam on game days.

Brazilian Jews Take to Streets To Join Massive Push for Change

Brazilian Jews have joined the massive movement demanding change in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. They draw inspiration from Jewish ideals — and Israeli social protests.

Brazil Grapples With Crisis of Expectations

Brazil is a democratic country with a growing economy. Yet a new generation is fed up with decades of corruption and mismanagement — and taking to the streets.

Némirovsky’s ‘Wine of Solitude’ Confirms Her Place

‘The Wine of Solitude’ is the most autobiographical novel from Irene Némirovsky, who died in Auschwitz in 1942. It confirms her place in the pantheon of Jewish writers.

Passing Glance: A subway rider walks past controversial ad suggesting opponents of Israel are ?savage.?

Jewish Groups Object to Anti-Muslim Ad

Jewish groups are seeking to limit the damaging fallout from a controversial New York subway ad campaign that suggests Muslims are ‘savage.’

Flagging Interest: Jing Wang Herman is the local head of GetTaxi, an Israeli company vying for the right to be New York?s official cab-hailing app.

App-arently, It Could Be Easier to Grab a Cab

New York City is searching for an official app to make it easier to catch a yellow cab. Not surprisingly, several of the top contenders for the coveted online spot are run by Jews.