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Walter Bernstein — a writer who outlived the Hollywood blacklist knew how to choose his battles

Walter Bernstein, who survived the Hollywood blacklist and wrote “The Train” and “The Front” has died at 101.

In Brighton Beach, a gay teen seeks easy answers and finds only enigmas

A gay Jewish teen comes of age in a world of plastic-covered couches and Brutalist public buildings glimmering with gray afternoon light.

Schumer in for a hard time after calling out Trump’s ‘erection’

He meant to say “insurrection.”

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Amanda Gorman’s Bible quote endorses religious liberty — but it’s still from the Bible

George Washington used the quote in his letter to the Hebrew Congregation in Newport. But its history is fraught.

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