Seeking answers about justice from my late father
The classic dip is now a bastardized monstrosity with an identity crisis
It costs $99 to watch the boxing champ on Saturday. Spend it elsewhere.
Maya Rigler beat cancer once; now she’s fighting again and raising money for research
A fascinating New York City museum exhibit looks at black women’s hair and nails. Don’t wait for the Jewish version.
How do we teach kids that gender equality is fabulous?
Because every Jew needs inventive language for situations involving anxiety, misery, disaster, melancholy, and your bubbe’s saliva
Only one Jewish author on American Library Association annual list
Yes, we need to teach kids about our history. But our history constitutes a lot more than one tragic event.
Whether in the mess hall or on a battleship, Jewish soldiers stationed all over the world still sang the Four Questions and ate matzo
Did someone say ‘afikomen gift’?
Through a public art project, learning lessons of history and social justice
Because why should liberation be boring?
An episode about similarities between Asians and Jews plays to stereotype
The stereotype of the Jewish mother depicts a hovering, overprotective maniac. The truth is very different.
Embrace your laziness! Repurpose the crap you already have at home!
Kashrut—even for pot—should involve morality as well as ritual
Maybe Bamba-loving Israeli parents were right all along
The X-Men have a Seder. Hogwarts gets a kosher kitchen. And everyone from Ivanhoe to Big Bird to Captain Kirk gets a rewrite.
Wisconsinites experience an outbreak of hateful crime and vandalism
All our children deserve love, joy, and a Jewish education
Elisa Albert’s new novel, ‘After Birth,’ takes place inside the head of an entitled, venomous, hilarious female narrator
Pulling the lid off the strange and delicious Jewish household classic
Ron Lieber’s new book ‘The Opposite of Spoiled’ offers help for parents trying to raise kids who know the true value of a dollar
Is putting other kids’ health at risk really a Jewish value?
Shuka Truck offers several takes on the Middle Eastern egg-and-tomato dish
Annual literary prize honors the best Jewish children’s books
‘The Big Bang Theory’ marks the end of an era. But Asian-American mothers may pick up where Jewish mothers left off.
A lesson in correlation and causation
From picture books to graphic novels, great reads for all ages