Michael Kaminer


My Year of Not Shopping

By Michael Kaminer

All images courtesy Sarah Lazarovic Read More


7 Jewish Things About Pickles

By Michael Kaminer

In honor of National Pickle Day, we’ve been marinating some fun facts about our favorite fermented food. Photo: Thinkstock. Read More


Bernice Eisenstein Plumbs Memory in 'Genizot'

By Michael Kaminer

Bernice Eisenstein Plumbs Memory in 'Genizot'
The concept behind genizot is simple. These spaces, usually housed in synagogues, would store disused documents that contained the written name of God — and thus couldn’t be discarded.Read More


Fear and (Jew) Loathing in Venezuela

By Michael Kaminer

A “Hello, Hitler” shirt for sale in Venezuela Read More



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