"As Jews around the world prepare for Yom Kippur — a day when we pray to be 'sealed in the Book of Life' for the year to come — the people of West Africa are struggling to save the lives of their loved ones from the Ebola outbreak, one of the most desperate crises of our day."
They're back! All seven seasons of Gilmore Girls are now available to stream on Netflix.
But did you know the show also has a secret Jewish history?
Hamas = ISIS "in the same sense that France’s François Hollande, North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and Israel’s HaPoel Tel Aviv all spring from the same socialist movement."
Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner will star in the marketing campaign for VW’s first electric car. After all, the "Vulcan salute and the Volkswagen logo have so much in common."
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Does fasting on Yom Kippur put pregnant women at risk?
Should El Al allow ultra-Orthodox men to sit apart?
“The meal before the fast is eaten long before sundown on the eve of Yom Kippur. The women of the household have prepared a holiday meal… Dishes served at this meal must be bland, without spices, herbs, or salt, so that they will not induce thirst during the fasting hours.”
Hey BuzzFeed, Jewish food isn't just gefilte fish and matzo ball soup. Here are 9 Sephardi options you forgot:
He's back! Neil Diamond returned to Brooklyn last night for a surprise performance at his old high school.
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"This summer of heartbreaking death and destruction certainly demands fresh thinking. We would just have more trust in the outcome if these two leaders showed even a bit of trust in each other."
What did you think of Abbas and Netanyahu's speeches?
RIP Rabbi Krustofski!
What's your favorite Jewish "Simpsons" moment?
"Until recently I felt proud of the manner in which my whole community handled questions regarding race. Then last month, I found myself becoming one. A racist, that is."
Is the Qur'an anti-Semitic?
It all started with one Jewish kid's love of Superman...