The Pew Research Center’s newly released 2014 U.S. Religious Landscape Study offers a trove of data on American Jews based on interviews with 35,071 American adults, 847 of whom identified their faith as Jewish. Here are some of the more interesting findings about the Jews.
We’ve all heard Naomi Shemer’s famous ‘Jerusalem of Gold.’ But, ahead of Jerusalem Day, Ori Weisberg asks us to consider how this song promotes an erasure of the city’s Arab citizenry.
Instead of being annoyed that the start date of the 2015 NFL season falls on Erev Rosh Hashanah, what if Jewish football fans pushed to integrate the holiday into the opening game broadcasts?
On American college campuses, anti-Semitism has become politically correct — even chic. Jeffrey Salkin says we’re only making matters worse by sending Jewishly-ignorant kids to school.
You know that brilliant Jewish man with his head in the clouds, who’s sweet as chocolate babka but can’t seem to put his shirt on right side out? Ri Turner knows him too. And she’s sick of him.