6 Best Hanukkah Tchochkes on Etsy

Everything looks better on Etsy — and Hanukkah is no different. From Dr. DreDels to the Menorahsaurus Rex, here’s a roundup of some of the best stuff available.

Dieudonne Wants Meeting With French Jewish Leaders

French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala, who has multiple convictions for inciting racial hatred against Jews, wants to meet with representatives of France’s Jewish community.

The Best Jewish Poetry of 2014

Since 2010, it has become the Forward’s tradition to highlight five memorable poetry releases of the year — but this year we have six.

How Will I Teach My Future Son About Race in America?

Pregnant with her first son, Rori Picker Neiss listens to black mothers talk about their fears and anxieties. She thinks about what she will tell her boy about race in America today.

The Healthiest Oils for Hanukkah Cooking

A student of Chinese medicine celebrates the miracle of the oil without resorting to the deep fryer, instead touting an array of healthful oil options.