Did you know that Tennessee Williams felt a shared sense of vulnerability with Jews? The famous playwright saw anti-Semitism as a symptom of insanity.
"Being a modern Jew doesn’t necessarily mean that I believe in all the precepts of Judaism, but it can mean something else. And that ‘what else’ is what interests me.”
Atheist/poet/critic Adam Kirsch talks about his new book, "Rocket and Lightship."
Can women make up 50% of Israel's coders by 2024?
Shecodes' 4,000 female programmers say yes!
France's foreign minister, Laurent Fabius, has Jewish roots. How will that impact the country's decision on whether to recognize a Palestinian state?
A show that satirizes Jewish history from the Ten Commandments to Adolf Eichmann (not to mention the raid on Entebbe)?
"The Jews Are Coming" does that, and more.
Six hours of video footage showing Jewish life in Poland before the war is on display at the Museum of the City of New York — a beautiful and heartbreaking experience.
Reuven Rivlin just did the one thing Israel’s president doesn’t usually do: He publicly, and vehemently, opposed a bill endorsed by Benjamin Netanyahu. Why?
What's the only thing better than #Thanksgiving stuffing? Bagel #Thanksgiving stuffing.
"If as Jews we really believe that all lives matter, we are obligated to speak out against a system of violence in which someone’s child is shot by a police officer every 28 hours. And the second was that as a white parent, the reality was it would be someone else’s child. And that is a horrible truth in America today."
Claire Barry, who crossed over from the world of Yiddish entertainment to global pop stardom as half of The Barry Sisters, recorded with artists like Barbra Streisand and appeared regularly on the The Ed Sullivan Show.
The Lone Soldier Center, which helps young people serving in the IDF, has ended its relationship with George Finkelstein, the rabbi accused of inappropriate contact with Y.U. students.
From the twisted minds at Elite Daily: “Schlep,” the Uber alternative run entirely by Long Island Jewish mothers. Hope you’re not in a hurry — drivers tend to be 15 minutes late.
The Tree of Life, the lost books of Moses and a healthy dose of neurosis — mystical Judaism or Louisiana voodoo?
Sigal Samuel and Anne Cohen traveled to New Orleans to find the secret connections between the faiths: http://jd.fo/r6Eal
A new proposed bill, supported by senators on both sides of the aisle, will finally define and determine the United States of America as the land of the Protestant People. Sound familiar?