Gere, Gadot, and gesheftn in Yiddish top the list

Today on Jewcy: Judith and the Original #Resistance Story

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Palestinian President Accuses Jews of ‘Counterfeiting History and Religion,’ Claims Qur’an Says They ‘Fabricate Truth’

Abbas, whose doctorate denied the Holocaust and who accused rabbis of poisoning Palestinian water, is no stranger to anti-Semitic remarks

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The Four Children’s Books You Absolutely Shouldn’t Buy for Hanukkah

Physics for babies, settler horses, and other terrible ideas, poorly executed

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This Week in Gal Gadot: Real Searches, Fake Porn

Someone just used artificial intelligence to make a fake adult video starring Gadot, and the implications are terrifying

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Gelt Trip

Ringing in Hanukkah with writer Jordana Horn Gordon and religion scholar Reza Aslan

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A Place for the Disabled: on Stage and Screen

Jewish organizations are at the forefront of the battle for greater inclusion of people with disabilities, particularly in the performing arts

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The Order of Things

The reasoning behind the Talmud’s categories and sub-categories isn’t always apparent. In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi,’ the Talmud wonders about its own organization.

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Why Glenn Greenwald Deserves a Pulitzer Prize

For his poignant and intrepid rebuke of the American media’s obsession with a false narrative

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Farewell to a Scoundrel

Meme Wars: What Lorin Stein’s resignation from The Paris Review over sexual misconduct reveals about the true index of male power

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Is Today’s ‘Social Justice’ Jewish?

And are we prepared for postmodern activism and the new realities of the Jewish people?

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Mel Bochner’s Torah

Paintings that tell us to eff off while showing us the way in

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‘Rabbi’ John Selden and the Restoration of the Jews to England

How the modern academic discipline of ‘Jewish Studies’ was invented in Renaissance England by the the greatest Christian Hebraist of the age

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The Problem With ‘The Problem With Apu’

What ‘The Simpsons’ can teach us about nationalism, identity, and the American future