Lithuania vs. Morocco — Whose Jewish Museum Wins?

After visiting Vilnius and Casablanca within days of each other, Jonathan Katz takes us on a tour of their very different Jewish museums — and tells us which is more powerful.

The 'Stranger' at Your Passover Seder? That's Me.

Passover is especially meaningful — and challenging — when you’re converting. Take it from Kelsey Osgood, who felt like a ‘stranger in a strange land’ at her first Seder.


John Boehner's Double Standard on Bibi — and Obama

Forget SNL — J.J. Goldberg says the best joke of the week came from John Boehner. The GOP leader thinks it’s really mean of President Obama to ‘put pressure’ on Benjamin Netanyahu.


1 Thing Moroccans Want All Jews To Know

In Rabat, Jonathan Katz found more tolerance for Jews than he’s seen in many ‘clean and safe’ Western cities. So why is Morocco often described as ‘dirty and dangerous’?


Can You Vote in France While Wearing a Kippah?

When a French rabbi tried to cast his vote at a polling station in Toulouse, he was turned away on account of his offensive attire — specifically, his kippah.

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