Legendary singer Joe Cocker has died at age 70. Here, we remember his 8 greatest encounters with Jewish songwriters.
Jazz benefited a lot from Jewish talent — maybe more than you think. Here are 9 Jews who changed Jazz:
What do sex and salmon have in common? Ask Len Berk. At 84, the former accountant is the last Jewish lox slicer at iconic Manhattan delicatessen Zabar’s.
Behind (almost) every Christmas hit, there’s a Jewish writer. Take our quiz and see if you can guess which of your favorite holiday songs were written by members of the tribe!
With the Israeli elections three months away, and parties dividing and recombining like amoebas, J.J. Goldberg puts his ear to the ground. Can any of the new marriages of convenience oust Netanyahu?
Today, Tunisians voted in their first presidential election. Jews and Muslims met ahead of the historic occasion to hash out their complicated relationship on the ancient island of Djerba. http://jd.fo/d6Nqi
If ever there was a good time to light Hanukkah candles, it’s tonight — one of the longest nights in all of human history!
If you haven’t yet heard of the public interest law firm Bet Tzedek — the time has come.
This coconut hot cocoa is perfect for cold winter Hanukkah days!
A Jewish mom is drafted into celebrating Christmas at her house after her mother in law dies.
Will Chrismukkah ruin her kids?
Ari Roth knew his days were numbered at Theater J after a string of disputes over issues related to Israel.
But after 18 years, he was stunned to get the ax so abruptly from the Washington DC JCC, which runs the drama company.
In "The Un-Americans", Molly Antopol reminds us of an alternate, more engaged and outward-looking Jewish heritage. Read about the few bright spots for Jewish books in 2014 http://jd.fo/e6NVU
A 'homely' ancient rock boosts King David’s claim to existence... So why does the Metropolitan Museum artifact get so little attention? http://jd.fo/s6bkC
"In 1968, a Jewish couple from Minnesota opened North Dakota’s first McDonald’s." Find out six other facts about the Peace Garden State! http://jd.fo/j6TAK
Was Jerusalem better off when it was divided? Michael Karpin argues yes.