The pin was a gift from officials at the National Jewish Democratic Council, who never expected him to wear it

A stage adaptation in Long Island of the animated film ‘The Prince of Egypt’ is stirring some controversy over its mostly white cast

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Can Pictures Enhance Prayer?

A review of the new ‘Nehalel’ weekday siddur

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Over 50 Members of Beitar’s ‘La Familia’ Arrested in Overnight Raid

The struggle to take back the team’s reputation begins yet again

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The DNC’s Little Kosher Stand That Could

The Kosher Grill at the Wells Fargo Arena has served over 1,000 convention attendees, including Jerry Springer and Bill de Blasio

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Brazil in a Bowl

Just in time for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, cook up this rich Brazilian fish stew

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The Most Holy Object in the House

What my grandmother brought with her when she fled Nazi Germany for Australia, and what she left me when she died

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Burden of Proof

In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi,’ the rabbis spin out all the hypotheticals—and then some—from a few simple verses from Exodus about open pits and a goring ox to see who might be at fault when things go wrong

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Get Your (Scape)goat

This week on Unorthodox, rabbinic student Deena Gottlieb and Muslim writer and commentator Arsalan Iftikhar

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What We Can Learn About a Hillary Clinton Presidency From the Experience of Women Rabbis

For one, not to underestimate the impact of her just getting there

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The Revolt of the Banana Republicans

The travesty that unfolded in Cleveland

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Hello Darkness, My Old Friend

It has never been easy, even with all the accolades, to be Paul Simon. A new album, ‘Stranger to Stranger,’ shows the popular bridge-builder is still crazy after 74 years.

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Woody Allen’s Biographer Tells All

Id meet ego. Ego, id. The celebrated, controversial, highly self-aware filmmaker’s new ‘Café Society’ is about himself—but who is that?

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A Holy Fool

Tablet Original Fiction: A Jewish heretic wants to read—literature