POEM: 'Zohar'

Peanut Butter Gelt Cookies for Hanukkah

In ancient Israel, minting coins expressed Hanukkah’s message of freedom. Making these peanut butter treats is a modern way to celebrate the festival of lights.

Lee Scott

British Lawmaker Gets 'Dirty Pig' Death Threats for Being Jewish

A member of Britain’s Parliament said he has received death threats because he is Jewish.

What Would Tevye Say (About Santa Claus)?

Kate Haas’s own mother adhered to Christmas traditions with the fervor of Tevye the milkman. What should she teach her own Jewish children about the holiday season?

Gertrude Weill Klein’s Socialist Yikhes

Welcome to Throwback Thursday, a weekly photo feature in which we sift 116 years of Forward history to find snapshots of women’s lives.