‘Trip to Yiddishland’ brings together a diverse group for an annual retreat. It’s an immersive experience of language and culture, attracting native speakers and raw beginners.9
New York’s pride weekend is the LGBT community’s signature event. The Jewish component gets bigger every year — with pioneering groups and shuls leading the way.10
Leo Melamed still remembers the palpable relief he felt when he walked ashore after escaping the Nazis as a child. He’s making an emotional return to the place where he landed: Japan.
Josh Orlian cracked up the judges on ‘America’s Got Talent.’ But his Orthodox day school in suburban Westchester County, N.Y., isn’t laughing.12
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