At a busy supermarket in Jerusalem a smartly dressed woman, recently arrived in Israel, was stopping shoppers to ask if anyone spoke French. Having found a candidate, her first question was: “Where’s the cheese counter?”
Last year saw a doubling of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in France, and a 60 percent increase Belgium.
Chocolate bars filled with Pop Rocks? Falafel-flavored crunchies? In a new Buzzfeed video, Americans sample Israeli snacks and find out just what we’re missing.
A new genre of Holocaust memoirs, told by grandchildren of survivors, poses a new dilemma to the authors: the limits of their knowledge and memory.
Maxime Giroux’s sublime film ‘Felix and Meira,’ takes place in Montreal’s Mile End neighborhood, where Hasidim and hipsters coexist without actually engaging.