Opinion

I Was Protested At Bard College For Being A Jew

If you think allowing Jews to be protested for being Jews isn’t represent a red line, I have nothing more to say to you, and nothing I want to hear.

Breaking News

EXPLAINED: The Soviet Jews At The Center Of Trump, Giuliani’s Ukraine Obsession

Here’s a timeline that contains what you need to know about the two Soviet Jewish emigres arrested amid the Trump impeachment probe.

Opinion

Leviticus 18: Don’t Shy Away From Wrestling With The Torah’s Tough Texts

The reward of wrestling with problematic texts is here and now.

The Schmooze

Watch Nick Kroll Casually Slay At Jewpardy With His Childhood Rabbi

He refers to Russian dressing as “Pogrom Sauce”.

Books

How Columbus Brought America Its First Jew

“Luis de Torres was a refugee of faith, and for that reason, we may consider him the first of the pilgrims.”

Culture

Romania To Open Its First Holocaust Museum

The museum will be overseen by the Elie Wiesel Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania.

Fast Forward

Australian Jewish Boy Forced To Kiss Muslim Classmate’s Shoes Received Threats

The texts threatened that the 12-year-old would be slaughtered and asked if he wanted to “talk about suicide.”

Culture

For Jerome Robbins At 101: The Quintessential Jewish American Genius

“Even when he didn’t feel religious, he was constantly viewing himself as the product of that lower-middle-class New Jersey immigrant Jewish family.”

World News: Breaking News From Around The World

‘Then We Hear A Boom’ — Inside The German Synagogue During The Attack

Rabbi Jeremy Borovitz had brought a visiting contingent of young Jews from Berlin to Halle to liven up the community’s commemoration.

Culture

The New Nobel Prize In Literature Is Scandalous. Here’s Why.

The striking political differences between the winners reached a point of particular clarity in 2014.

Culture

3 Jewish Stars Played On Yom Kippur — The Same Fate Befell Them All

Would Bregman, Pederson and Fried feel more beholden to their heritage? Or their teammates?