“The history of minstrelsy is not something familiar to many, if not most, Orthodox Jews. That’s unfortunate, but a fact.”
Nadezhda Mandelstam’s first name meant “hope,” a resource that would prove scarce in the world into which she was born.
The itinerary also includes the bunker headquarters of Adolf Hitler known as “The Wolf’s Lair.
A not-so-old-fashioned Old Fashioned cocktail.
Buttery hamantaschen with apricot-pistachio hazelnut-chocolate fillings and a dangerously delicious take on the Old Fashioned, with apricot liqueur.
Silverman and Omar were brought together like so many women: by shared foreign policy ideas.
To browse the stacks at the New York Public Library is to take a walk on the mild side. But with the opening of the Lou Reed Archive, that’s changed.
Finally, the truth comes out.
“Both parties must come to the table for a final peace deal,” she said. “Violence will not bring us any closer to that day.”
For her latest film, “The Brink,” Alison Klayman spent 13 months with Steve Bannon. Here’s what it was like.
For years member of Trump’s White House Administration have made islamophobic remarks that helped fuel the New Zealand mosque massacre.
“Given what they did for us, we did not have to think twice.”
“The Democratic Party is not an anti-Jewish party, but there are some people … who are saying explicitly anti-Semitic things.”
While Olsen saw the world around her to be aswirl in complexity, she also had a remarkable talent for distilling an idea to its essential elements.
Hawaii became a state 60 years ago. Is there anything Jewish about that?
Two activists from Students for Justice in Palestine confronted Clinton at a vigil in New York.
Our social diarist attended a gala afterparty, a premiere, and a shabbat ritual.