5 Albums To Pick Up in 2015

As the temperatures begin to drop, there’s more time to spend listening. And, fortunately, there’s a profusion of great new music around. Here are 5 great new albums.

Colorado, Barbie! Born in Denver in 1916, Ruth Handler co-founded Mattel and helped to design the Barbie doll.

Of Barbie, Western Shirts, Simon Guggenheim and 8 Other Facts About Jewish Colorado

From Jewish gold rush traders to Barbie and Western shirts, here are 11 things you might not know about Colorado and its Jews.

The Israeli Arts and Sciences Academy.

Students at Elite Israeli School Protest 'Oppressive' Army

The Israel Defense Forces oppresses people, the letter said. The army creates inequality, perpetuates injustice and corrupts social values. The letter didn’t come from a foreign protest group, but from teachers and graduates of one of Jerusalem’s elite high schools.

British Lawmaker Sayeeda Warsi Says Jews Shunned Her Over Gaza

A former British government minister — the first Muslim woman to serve in the Cabinet – said Jewish friends rejected her after her resignation over her government’s position on Israel’s Gaza operation.

Jewish 'Werewolf' of Argentina? Not So Fast.

Heard the story about the Argentinian president adopting a Jewish boy to stop him from turning into a werewolf? If it sounded too weird to be true, it was.