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The stars joined a storied tradition of celebrity endorsements for Y.U., stretching back to Einstein, who raised thousands for the school

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What It’s Like Wearing a Kippah in Europe

A recent viral video of a young man getting attacked for wearing a yarmulke in Berlin brought back memories

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Live, From New York, It’s Javad Zarif

Still dissembling, Iran’s foreign minister looked a bit less polished this week in Manhattan

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Fauda He Ain’t: Meet Pini, the Star of the Best Israeli TV Show You Never Heard Of

He moved to London with big dreams of becoming a famous chef. Hilarity ensued.

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Knocked Out

Episode 133: Former Jehovah’s Witness Linda Curtis on being shunned by the religion, Rachel Simmons on empowering young girls today, and more

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Slaughtered Offerings

In making animal sacrifices, says this week’s ‘Daf Yomi’ Talmud study, ancient Jews learned the importance of doing religious actions with deliberate purpose

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Leonard Bernstein: Behind the Music

The National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia marks the hundredth anniversary of the composer’s birth with an exhibit about his personal life and social activism

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The Grand Theorist of Holocaust Denial, Robert Faurisson

A court decision in France finally ends one of the most dispiriting controversies in modern intellectual history. Or does it?

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The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and the Living Challenge of Anti-Fascism

Lessons from World War II Poland for us today

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70 Reasons to Celebrate Israel

A love letter in 70 lines

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Martin Luther and Me

How a Jewish journalist came to spend years writing a book about the Protestant Reformation

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My Favorite Anti-Semite: Gregor von Rezzori

Twenty years after his death, why the German-language writer and memoirist yearned for an era he never knew

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Dude, Spicoli Wrote a Novel

Bookworm: On his own time and not on Mr. Hand’s time, Sean Penn composed ‘Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff,’ but what for?