Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Whether they’re drawn by social programs, religious practice, or the food, non-Jews have changed the face of the organization
Forget blowing stuff up: Nintendo’s new hero is a brainy, puzzle-solving Jew
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
The danger for Israel isn’t becoming the Europe of 1933. It’s becoming the Europe of 2014.
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Drawn by the cool climate and slow pace of life, hundreds of immigrants bolster the small Jewish community in Nova Scotia’s capital
A new exhibit and book recall the Evelina de Rothschild School, which taught Jewish girls punctuality, self-reliance—and English
As Israel’s first female Haredi dean, mathematician Malka Schaps is helping other religious women follow in her footsteps
Interfaith activist Mark Paredes tries to boost understanding between the two religions—and to encourage Jewish proselytizing