The surname of Rachel Maddow, the liberal MSNBC host, comes from her one paternal Jewish grandparent, though her family identifies as Catholic.
Knowing that “Transparent” was created by a not-yet-out trans person, and not a cis one blithely enjoying cis privilege – does something change?
Your wedding day is supposed to be the happiest day of your life. But how often do we discuss what happens after the wedding?
— Former Sen. Joe Lieberman withdrew his name from consideration to replace James Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation…
Here and there, Lanzmann throws in a lecherous detail that might remind you of your dirty uncle.
Citizens of Idaho’s biggest city raised $30,000 after a local nonprofit’s memorial to Anne Frank was defaced.
If ABC’s much-ridiculed reboot of “Dirty Dancing” made you long for the original, sing along to a screening at Williamsburg’s Videology Bar & Cinema.
— The Nevada Assembly unanimously passed legislation that would ban state government entities from doing business with companies that boyco…
We are Sunni Muslim and whenever we can’t get Halal food, we search for kosher options, which are permitted by our dietary restrictions.
Forget Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax: Outfielder and WWII vet Sy Rosenthal was the greatest Jewish baseball hero.
Hungarian state TV cites Iran leader as credible source for anti-Semitic attack on Soros.
— Users of websites associated with the “alt-right” are cheering a Republican congressional candidate from Montana for allegedly body …
Two Michigan doctors and another person are defending their participation in female genital mutilation against young girls as religious liberty.
Ted Cruz “is full of shit,” Franken writes in a chapter devoted to Cruz in his new memoir, “Giant of the Senate.”
Leonard Cohen traveled to Israel during the Yom Kippur War and his “Hallelujah” was featured at a Yom Yerushalayim concert. But what does that mean?
Berkowitz, better known as “the Son of Sam,” extended his condolences to the family of famed New York columnist Jimmy Breslin.
Recently elected French president, Emmanuel Macron, is a longtime ally and supporter of Israel.
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