‘Daf Yomi’ zig-zags from impure wine to the Talmud’s apocryphal reasoning for the destruction of the Temple
A recent visit from an old friend left us both wondering about the choices we made about family and career
The Israeli choreographer behind the acclaimed new Broadway revival updates the peasant vibe of an American classic
Black History Month 5776 continues with mini-profiles of seven inspiring Jews, from actress Sophie Okonedo to author James McBride
Tracing the Jewish roots of the presidential hopeful, from Burlington to the kibbutz and back
Can poet Linda Zisquit keep the enlightenment ideal of the salon alive in Israel?
In their quest to understand Jews better, popular Chinese authors and bloggers offer up facts and myths about everything from the Talmud to anti-Semitism
Fashion icons—from Vogue magazine to A$AP Rocky—are embracing Jewish-related sartorial choices. Other companies are just screwing it up. For better or worse, it’s time to embrace our beautiful religious garments.
A new exhibit at the St. Louis Chess Hall of Fame, called ‘Her Turn: Revolutionary Women of Chess’, features many of the greatest female chess players in history
A 2015 job posting for a graphic designer in France listed a peculiarly specific—and discriminatory—characteristic in its search for the right candidate
Alarming calls are being made to many schools in Britain, but they are believed to be a hoax
It’s like Rosh Hashanah for football fans. Or is it like Passover? Whatever it is, it’s something familiar for Jews.
Dispatch from the majority-Muslim Southeast Asian nation, where scapegoats have been in high demand lately
Just as reporter Jason Rezaian was freed from two years in captivity, the paper of record was selling luxury tours to Tehran. Why?
Obama’s long game is a complete restructuring of the balance of power in the region—but with what results?
The writer’s new collection of personal essays and newspaper columns will make you laugh until you cry
A tribute to the great Zucker-Abrahams comedies of the 1980s and 1990s, it is easily among the most Jewish things on TV