Keeping the Flame: This Hannukah lamp was among the 6,000 items that Harry G. Friedman donated to the Jewish Museum.

Let Our Judaica Go!

A surprisingly large slice of Jewish cultural treasures is held by private collectors. Jenna Weissman Joselit argues we would all be better off if art and artifacts were publicly accessible.

Your Vote? Kinky Friedman unsuccessfully ran as an independent candidate for governor of Texas in 2006.

Of Neiman Marcus, Kinky Friedman and 12 Other Things About (Jewish) Texas

Did you know that Neiman and Marcus were Dallas retail pioneers — or that two Jews had ties to the JFK assassination story? Here are 11 other things about the Lone Star State.

Judith Malina, Theater Rebel, Dies at 88

Judith Malina, an iconoclastic actor and theater world activist who founded the Living Theater on the Lower East Side, has reportedly died at 88.

Spain Islamists Accused in Jewish Bookstore Bomb Plot

Members of a suspected militant Islamist cell arrested this week in Spain were trying to obtain explosives to bomb a Jewish bookshop in Barcelona, an investigating magistrate said on Friday.