Marjorie Ingall, a Life & Religion columnist for Tablet Magazine, is the author of The Field Guide to North American Males and the co-author of Hungry.
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
New rituals create ways to symbolically acknowledge Jews’ covenant with God without actually circumcising infants
While kids play ball, swap clothes, and steal their first kisses, they also learn about community, identity, and being a mensch
They lie. They cheat. The treat their kids terribly. This Father’s Day, be thankful your own dad is such a mensch.
Through music, politics, and barbecue, Etgar 36 trips help high-school students develop a sense of identity as Jews and Americans
‘The Whispering Town’ and ‘Hidden’ are among the best contributions in years to Holocaust literature for young children
Author Alfie Kohn bucks conventional wisdom about parenting. He makes some good points, when he’s not simply being contrarian.
The relaunched TV series can inspire children to read more about the universe. Here are some great titles to get them started.
How can we square conspicuous extravagance with laws of modesty? What about Jewish laws about treating animals humanely?
The author of 2011’s most notorious parenting book is back with ‘The Triple Package,’ an even more divisive book written with her husband
We mark kids’ birthdays and the yahrzeit dates of older relatives we’ve lost. But for parents, our own special occasions get overlooked.
Male reviewers who’ve been lukewarm about the Golden Globe-winning children’s movie have failed to understand its true spirit
Judaism teaches us to be kind to animals. We teach that lesson to our kids by caring for our pets and mourning their loss as a family.
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U.S. relatives of Hamas terror victims take Arab Bank to court
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New York City native chronicled the captivating, everyday world around her
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Several more injured when rocket from Gaza struck Ashdod synagogue
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18 Gazans murdered in wake of IDF strike that killed top Hamas officers
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Mel Brooks’ 1968 film evoked laughs in the face of the obscene. It still does today.
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First time the group has claimed responsibility for the catalytic June murders
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Congregation Beit Simchat Torah responds to Tablet
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Former ‘Meet the Press’ host observes Shabbat, celebrates Jewish holidays
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One of three Hamas leaders killed in IDF strike led 2006 Gilad Shalit capture
By Judy Walters — There were a lot of little reasons I was unhappy. But ultimately, I realized I didn’t need to belong to a temple to feel Jewish.By James Kirchick — Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogueBy Wayne Robins — To Peter Himmelman, fame was no match for observance, and the music just got better
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet
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