What do you do when one partner in a marriage approaches Judaism with fondness and curiosity, and the other, well, less so?
“I got to, for the first time ever, use all of Jeffrey Tambor in a role. It’s what I always thought acting would be like when I was a kid acting out talk shows in my parents’ basement.”
"While Trump’s supporters may not be taking aim at him directly, by virtue of the fact that many of the most outspoken ones are openly and rabidly anti-Semitic, they are attacking his Jewish daughter, his son-in-law, his grandchildren and their extended Jewish family."
"As a Catholic woman married to a Jewish man, and as the mother of a daughter who is studying to be a Reform rabbi, I see the value of the Reconstructionist decision to accept rabbinical students with non-Jewish partners."
Our friends at American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra are bringing the orchestra to the US in just one month! Founded in 1936, the IPO was originally established as a haven to save Jewish families from anti-Semitism and Nazism by bringing immigrant musicians together to spread a message of peace through music. The orchestra opens with a one-night only performance at Carnegie Hall on November 5th. Learn more about it here:http://afipo.org/event/ipo-new-york-gala-2015/
"I, as a single person, am not a crisis. I do not believe my unmarried life to be a tragedy or a disaster. And yet."
Guess which Jewish "Little House on the Prairie" star is running for Congress?
In Sigal Samuel's new novel, a dysfunctional Jewish family grows dangerously obsessed with Kabbalah in Montreal's half-hipster, half-Hasidic neighborhood of Mile End.
Read an exclusive excerpt here:
Former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz clearly does not see eye-to-eye with Benjamin Netanyahu. J.J. Goldberg explains why.
My mom always said we were Jewish. And then my son began digging around in our ancestry and discovered otherwise.
Urgent news from Israel: A Palestinian man stabbed an Israeli teenager in Jerusalem, just hours after another knife-wielding attacker killed an off-duty soldier and a rabbi in the Old City.
No word on whether Drake's new restaurant will be available for bar mitzvahs.
Ben Shahn was a propagandist and proud of it! http://jd.fo/d8Q1l
Bestselling author of thrillers, Brad Meltzer, and his wife open up about life, loss and what it’s like to spend Yom Kippur in Thailand.
For #BannedBooksWeek, Talya Zax celebrates "Forever..." by Judy Blume. What's your favorite Jewish banned book?