Lilit Marcus

The Art of Goysplaining

Has your non-Jewish colleague told you Passover is only one night — or that Hanukkah always falls on December 25? You just got goysplained, says Lilit Marcus.

7 Best Jewish Comebacks to Catcalling

Lilit Marcus loved the viral street harassment video because she’s experienced her fair share of catcalling — from Hasidic men. She shares her favorite Jewish comebacks.

A Jewish Queen of Late Night?

Speculation abounds that Chelsea Handler could replace David Letterman on ‘The Late Show.’ She has both the heart and wit to do it.

In Defense of Andi Dorfman, Jewish 'Bachelorette'

Some people say Andi Dorfman should be less Jewish if she wants anyone to fall in love with her on the small screen. That’s so wrong, even for reality TV.

Orthodox Woman's 'Move Over' Subway Campaign

Tzipporah, a Modern Orthodox woman in Manhattan, created a gone-viral blog that shames men who take up two and three seats on the subway.

7 Best Jewish Comebacks to Catcalling

Lilit Marcus loved the viral street harassment video because she’s experienced her fair share of catcalling — from Hasidic men. She shares her favorite Jewish comebacks.

New Jew: Lilit Marcus says her parents? hands-off approach allowed her to explore Judaism on her own terms.

For One Teen, Getting a Jewish Education Was a Form of Rebellion

While her more religious friends were rejecting their Jewish roots, Lilit Marcus decided she needed to know more about hers.

Horribly Boring End to 'Princesses: Long Island'

When “Princesses: Long Island” first aired there was a firestorm of controversy around the reality show. Now that the season’s over, what did the show really mean for the Jewish community?

Writer Aimee Bender Veers Into New Territory

Aimee Bender is one of the world’s masters of magical realism. In two new stories, she deals with Judaism in a head-on, direct way that she’s never done before.

Not the Nice Jewish Girl You Were Looking For

Periel Aschenbrand is definitely not the kind of girl you bring home to meet mom. She’s irreverent, occasionally X-rated — and 100% Jewish.