Daughter of Monroeville: A character in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee (above) had some thoughts about Jews.

Of 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' Lehman Brothers and 5 Other Things About (Jewish) Alabama

A famous quote in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ praises Jews and Lehman Brothers had roots in Montgomery, among other facts about Jewish life in Alabama.

A Pickle a Day

Making pickles is easier and more health-supportive than you might think. Find three quick recipes here.

Israel Freezes $125M in Palestinian Cash To Retaliate for ICC Move

Israel has decided to freeze a monthly revenue transfer to the Palestinians in response to President Mahmoud Abbas’s approach to the International Criminal Court and other international agencies, an Israeli official said on Saturday.

Mentored By Heidegger: Herbert Marcuse was raised in an assimilated Berlin family which nevertheless celebrated his bar mitzvah.

Deconstructing the Jewishness of the Frankfurt School

The thinkers of the Frankfurt School of critical theory were predominantly Jewish. But how did their Jewishness affect Herbert Marcuse, Theodor Adorno and friends?

When Mario Cuomo Did Grossinger's — With Ed Koch

Masha Leon recalls meeting Mario Cuomo for the first time at Grossinger’s in the Catskills. Not surprisingly, he made a haimish pitch for the Jewish vote.