Debra Nussbaum Cohen

Anti-BDS Professors Launch Push To Ban 4 Far Right Israeli Leaders

Prominent American academics who oppose the BDS movement are calling for personal sanctions on four Israeli leaders — including right wing star Naftali Bennett.

Will Chabad Rethink Open Door Policy After 'I Will Kill Jews' Attack?

Will Chabad rethink its open door policy after a visibly agitated man walked in, reportedly yelled “Kill the Jews!” and immediately stabbed a young student in the head?

Wellesley Fires Hillel Leaders Even as Anti-Israel Activism Rises

Jewish students at Wellesley College say they are struggling with an uptick in anti-Israel activity. So why did the elite school abruptly fire its Hillel leadership?

Death Becomes Them: Brooklyn’s Morbid Anatomy Museum features life-size, ultra-realistic models of dead, naked people..

The Spookiest Jewish Museum on the Planet

Brooklyn’s Morbid Anatomy Museum features 5,000 objects celebrating the dead. On Halloween, it also raises a question: Why are so many Jews obsessed with this macabre stuff?

How Jill Soloway Created 'Transparent' — the Jewiest Show Ever

On its face, ‘Transparent’ is about a transgender father coming out to his family. It is also arguably the Jewiest television show ever.

Orthodox Child's Transgender Journey From Moshe to Miryam

Moshe was unhappy during bar mitzvah preparation. Then the Orthodox child came out as transgender — and a life-changing journey began.

Embattled Opera: Lisa, left, and Ilsa Klinghoffer, the daughters of Leon Klinghoffer who was killed in the Achille Lauro cruise liner hijacking in 1985.

Is 'Death of Klinghoffer' Opera Really Anti-Semitic?

Some call it a musical masterpiece. Others say it’s appallingly biased. Can ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’ show humanity in terrorists without alienating opera-goers?

Gail Twersky Reimer

18 Years of the Jewish Women's Archive

The Jewish Women’s Archive is celebrating 18 years of cataloging feminist history. Its founder, Gail Twersky Reimer, is also stepping down.

Is the 'Man Seder' Wrong?

‘Man seders’ aim to teach men how to better lead their own family seders while hanging out with the guys enjoying steak and beer. Not everyone thinks that’s a good thing.

Keeping Track of Orthodox 'Tznius Craziness'

Do you have the sneaking suspicion that an extreme focus on female modesty has become the new normal in much of the Orthodox community? One man has gathered the evidence.