The Hebrew word for eclipse is “likui,” or defect. The Talmud states that a “likui” of the sun is a bad sign for the world.
Newman’s entire oeuvre can be read as that of a stranger in a strange land trying to make sense of it all.
“Chimpanzees, in other words, are the Jews of “’Planet of the Apes.’”
The seventh season of “Game of Thrones” is here. And there’s more to the Jewish history of the HBO show than the lineage of some of its actors.
7-Eleven sponsored a professional cycling team that rode in the Tour de France and the Olympics led by Queens native Doug Shapiro.
King was raised Methodist and still identifies as such. Yet Jewish themes and characters pop up throughout his life and work.
50 years after declaring that he wanted to follow in I.L. Peretz’s footsteps, Seth Rogovoy is helping to bring one of his works to life at Yidstock.
Within a generation, Jewish-Americans had populated the top tiers of business, law, education, journalism, and the arts
Bob Dylan turns 76 today. Here are his 10 most Jewish songs.
In memory of Sir Roger Moore, who has died at the age of 89, we present the Jewish history of the character he immortalized.