At the opening-night celebration of the Boston Jewish Film Festival’s 25th birthday, festival volunteers handed out deli-made kugel for ticket holders to nosh while waiting on a line that extended back to the parking lot.
Many of us grew up hooked on soap operas. How many of us knew we were also watching a genre whose very existence could be credited to a Jewish woman?
The success of the Israeli economy is something we can all be proud of. But Mitt Romney got it wrong when he suggested ‘culture’ stops Palestinians from thriving.