If alcohol is forbidden by Islam, is cannabis, too?
Richard Nixon: “You know, it’s a funny thing, every one of the bastards that are out for legalizing marijuana is Jewish.”
And we are sad to report that pot is not the cure to everything in the world.
Because she had dense breasts, Hallie Leighton was diagnosed far too late with breast cancer. Her struggle — chronicled by her best friend filmmaker Julie Marron — is the subject of the documentary “Happygram.”
Madison Margolin’s decision to forego the omnipresent nose job separates her from fellow Los Angeles Jewish women — including her mother.
Roy Hasan, a Mizrahi poet, has lit up Israel’s cultural conversation with work that harshly critiques the traditional Ashkenazi elite.
Andrew Hahn, aka the Kirtan Rabbi, isn’t the first to perform the call-and-response chants known as Kirtan. But he may be the first to bring Kirtan to Jewish practice.
It’s common for young Jews to study Hebrew until the age of 13 — and then never interact with the language again. Now, some are offering ways to counter this so-called ‘bar mitzvah syndrome.’
‘Another Hundred Years,’ the first Folksbiene show performed entirely in English, pays tribute to the Jewish influence on Broadway. Madison Margolin took in the show.
In light of the drastic water shortage plaguing California, Madison Margolin writes that the Golden State can look to Israel — where vineyards sprout from deserts — for inspiration.