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For this survivor and member of the French Resistance, the scars remain

The Oscar-nominated documentary short ‘Colette’ tells the story of an elegant, stoic 90-year-old woman, member of a French Resistance family.

In the heart of whiskey country, this rabbi puts the bourbon into suburban

Chaim Litvin’s family started out in the kosher certification business. But now his picture is the one appears on the bourbon label.

How Jewish songwriters wrote the love theme for Philip and Elizabeth

The Kennedys would forever be associated with “Camelot.” Their British counterparts would choose “Oklahoma!” for their lifelong love theme.

Meet the real-life artist behind the paintings in ‘Shtisel’

Alex Tubis is a secular, Russian-born artist — but he’s got a lot in common with Akiva.

At the Jewish Museum, the midcentury feels very, very modern

A new exhibit looks back on a “golden age” of magazine photography driven by Jewish émigrés.

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