Ep. 120: LGBTQ&A podcast host Jeffrey Masters and Anne Edelstein, author of Lifesaving for Beginners, plus Roy Moore’s ‘Jewish lawyer’
While holiday and Shabbat specialties fill Jewish cookbooks, we often forget the pleasures of seemingly ordinary, everyday food—like egg noodles with cottage cheese
Early Soviet elites living—and dying—in thrall to a totalitarian ideal
As soon as I put on the Star of David, I was accused of apartheid by my former friends on the left
America gathers all of its threats in one corner of West Palm Beach, serves hot dogs
Hispanic crypto-Jews use social media and DNA testing to reconnect with their heritage
How Elvis showed me the way to being Jewish and different but also American and the same
Seventy-five years ago today, the Nazis murdered a little-known relief worker, but his legacy lives on
Accusing the Jews of all of history’s ills, the essay is an alarming departure from Moscow’s past philo-Semitic positions
Today on Jewcy: A bizarre new comic features both Hucklebury Hound, and Julius and Ethel Rosenberg.
“If there will be ministers there for the Freedom Party, and I’m sure there will be, I will not be able to shake their hands,” Oskar Deutsch told Makor Rishon
This week’s ‘Daf Yomi’ helps Jews swear in disputes of the kind they might encounter in small claims court. Plus: if an oath must be taken in the name of God, can the literal name be spoken? And is Abraham’s penis a sacred object?
Thirty years after its release, the movie’s shoulder pads and videotapes look dated—but the issues it tackles remain as timely as ever
Recent protests in Iran join a long history of what today would be known as activism
News of the News: And could Christopher Steele, the British spy who spent his life as a Cold Warrior, have become an unwitting Kremlin pawn?
Two sister revolutions emerged from the enlightenment, only to find themselves under siege
On her 126th birthday, measuring the influence of the incomparable ‘dance performance artist’ who inspired entertainers from German Expressionism through to 1980s punk