This weekend, Tania Ward and Nicola Pettit will become one of the first same-sex couples to legally marry in Britain — and get a Jewish wedding blessing in shul.
The public keeps getting outraged over Nazi comparisons in Austria. But that outrage only distracts from the core issue, writes Anna Goldenberg.
Nate Silver is all about the facts, right? So why did everyone’s favorite geek hire a climate change skeptic to cover the environment on his new blog, J.J. Goldberg asks.
Some claim that compensation for Arab Jewish refugees should be weighed in the ongoing peace process. Michael Kaplan says we shouldn’t mix this issue with the rights of Palestinians.
There is a town in Spain called Castrillo Matajudios, and in Colombia ‘Matajudios’ is a common surname. The problem is, in Spanish one meaning of the name is ‘Kills Jews.’