Growing up, Shaindy Urman was taught that non-Jews were out to get her, and that her black neighbors were animals. Then she left the Hasidic community.
Lisa Miller always loved Shabbat with her mother, but it was only when she became a clinical psychologist did she realize that a spiritual education is key to a child’s development.
William Levin, 43, and his wife Malya Kurzweil Levin, 31, met at a Tu B’Av party. The Forward’s HomeLands takes you inside their beloved rent stabilized apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Happy Mother’s Day! Obviously, you wrote your card weeks ago, but just in case you’re running late, get inspired by these Jewish celebrities kvelling over their moms.