An art form created by Jews opens a new chapter in diversity and representation of minorities

How did a city that gave us one of the nation’s most thriving Jewish communities become ground zero for anti-Semitic agitation?

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‘Bibi’s Brain,’ Arthur Finkelstein, Dead at 72

Known in Israel as “Doctor Fear,” the political strategist gave the prime minister his 1996 upset victory

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B&H Agrees to Pay $3.2 Million to Settle Anti-Discrimination Claim

For the second time in a decade, the photography giant pays a hefty fine for treating its Hispanic employees unfairly

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Hey, Nazis: The Solar Eclipse Is God’s Way of Warning You

No, really: It’s right there in the Talmud

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Surprise, Discovery, Ritual, Meaning, and Wonder

Five years into the seven-year ‘Daf Yomi’ cycle of Talmud study, our columnist pauses to reflect on what the ancient text has taught him about being Jewish today

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‘I’d Like to Become a Bird’

My great-great-grandmother’s letters—in Ladino—paint a portrait of the Sephardic community on the Isle of Rhodes, moments before it was destroyed in the Holocaust

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My State of Graceland

What Rabbi Elvis taught me about myself and God

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Suzi at Yale

A look back at the original American campus sex scandal, and whose lives it actually changed

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Dear Antifas: A Note About Your Ancestor

Lessons from Italian-American anti-fascist Carlo Tresca, and from the Civil Rights era

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India’s New Crush on Israel

How did Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s July visit with Benjamin Netanyahu fit into the last quarter-century of Indo-Israeli relations?

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Yiddish on the Beach

Rokhl’s Golden City: A day in Coney Island

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Philip Guston: A Stumblebum in Venice

An off-track exhibit at the Accademia puts the New York School painter in the company of Titian, Tintoretto, and, weirdly, the Italian Nobel prize-winning poet Eugenio Montale

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Harold Pinter’s Birthright Trip

Excerpts from Dame Antonia Fraser’s 1978 diary of her and the playwright’s trip to Israel reveal a dusty cosmopolitan land still finding its way in a changing world