By Edith Honan
Creditor Jumpstarts Bid for New York’s ‘People’s Opera’
(Reuters) — A creditor who hopes to rescue the bankrupt New York City Opera filed an objection on Monday to delays in consideration of his bid and called for an independent trustee to be put in charge. Businessman Gene Kaufman made an undisclosed offer six months ago to buy “the people’s opera” and salvage the…
‘The Weiner Monologues’ Is Now a Play
(Reuters) — Anthony Weiner, the New York City mayoral candidate undone by a sexting scandal, stands in a schoolyard — the butt of his classmates’ jokes. A chorus of reporters breaks out into a sexually charged dance number during a Weiner press conference. A new play about the misbegotten campaign of Weiner, the former Congressman…
In Jonah Hill’s offensive new movie, a Black-Jewish love story comes with a side of conspiracy theories
7 killed in Jerusalem synagogue shooting and 2 wounded in subsequent attack
How Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford changed the way we are
‘Live without fear’: Doug Emhoff opens up about his Jewishness as he visits his ancestors’ Polish hometown
In Case You Missed It
Forwarding the News
Could Nikki Haley be the first Republican to win the Jewish vote for president?
אַ וויכטיקער בריוו פֿונעם ליובאַװיטשער רבין יוסף־יצחק שניאורסאָהן An important letter from the Lubavitcher Rebbe Yosef-Yitschok Schneerson
אַ רעפֿעראַט אויף דער טעמע איז געווען איינער פֿון אַ סך לעקציעס אויף דער „איי־דזשיי־עס“ קאָנפֿערענץ אין דעצעמבער.
Arrest made in Molotov cocktail incident at New Jersey synagogue
Ready to run for president, Nikki Haley is a star in the pro-Israel community