Jon Kalish


Judith Malina, Edgy Theatrical Rebel for the Ages, Dies at 88

By Jon Kalish

Judith Malina, Edgy Theatrical Rebel for the Ages, Dies at 88
Judith Malina was nothing if not a rebel. Jon Kalish recalls how the Living Theater founder lived her edgy life on the stage — right up till the end.Read More


Danny Schechter Was an Observant Jew, Even if he Rarely Set Foot in Shul

By Jon Kalish

Danny Schechter Was an Observant Jew, Even if he Rarely Set Foot in Shul
Danny Schechter, the self-descibed father of ‘participatory journalism, succumbed to pancreatic cancer at age 72. Jon Kalish remembers the Boston radio legend with a healthy dose of Bronx-based chutzpah.Read More


Is Sarah Silverman the Anti-Sandy Koufax?

By Jon Kalish

Is Sarah Silverman the Anti-Sandy Koufax?
Nearly 50 years after Lefty famously refused to pitch in the World Series on Yom Kippur, why did comedian Sarah Silverman happily do ‘Saturday Night Live’ on the Day of Atonement?Read More



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