MaNishtana offers a window into the black Jewish experience

The 75-year-old crooner will give a pair of concerts in Stockholm this weekend and meet with the Swedish academy behind closed doors

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Israelis and Palestinians Learn Each Other’s History on the Ground

Tiyul-Rihla, a grassroots educational initiative, is bringing together historically clashing neighbors

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Immodest Smurfery

Smurfette has been removed from Smurfs: The Lost Village movie posters in Israel’s Bnei Brak neighborhood

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AIPAC, Day 3: An Awkward Schmooze

Schumer rocked the house. But where were Trump’s people—Tillerson, Mattis, or Kushner?

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Red Hot Mama

A graphic biography of singer Cass Elliot traces her journey from a kosher deli in Baltimore to the top of the pop charts

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The Great Depression

Episode 84: Author Daphne Merkin on her new memoir, and retired Episcopal priest and Oprah favorite Father Ed Bacon

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From the Menu to Your Kitchen

The Palomar and Jack’s Wife Freda—two popular Jewish restaurants—bring their recipes and their respective personalities to new cookbooks

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Breaking Manafort Scandals Reveal the Rot at the Heart of the Trump Campaign; Russia Wins

Rival Ukrainian goverment factions also have their reasons for dropping dirt on the former campaign manager and consultant to the underbelly of world governance

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Russian Manipulations, Past and Present

Do Russians historically prefer Republicans to win over Democrats?

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Steve Bannon’s Mentor, 91-year-old French Author Jean Raspail

A visit with the former Boy Scout and writer of ‘The Camp of the Saints’—and other fantasies of White domination of Western Civilization, which inspire Donald Trump’s adviser

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Israel’s New Literary Currency

A pair of Hebrew-language poets get their likenesses on the shekel, but can they afford it?

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Oslo on Broadway

Playwright J.T. Rogers talks about the deputies’ deputies who allow him to tell a complicated diplomatic story, why the play resonates today, and why the 1990s seems so very long ago now

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Bear Mitzvah in Meshugahland

The Jewish Museum hosts Charlemagne Palestine’s cuddly, mystical, delightful installation art