A new exhibit at the New-York Historical Society offers Jewish-inflected insight into superhero history—but misses some opportunities to broaden the discussion
A new line of greeting cards, which address loss and sorrow with humor and honesty, may help you express what you don’t quite have the words to say
A new book about America’s rape culture provides some perspective on the High Holiday passage Leviticus 18, which is light on punishment for perpetrators
The culinary (mis)adventures of three familiar archetypes, including the crazed, cooking mom who has no time to eat anything but wine
The best children’s books about the labor movement—and the part Jews have played in it
Kate Breslin’s ‘For Such a Time’ has stirred up controversy, and it makes me want to see more diversity in Jewish literature
In the heat of summer, nothing is as refreshing as a cold pickle. Just ask my kids.
Stop setting things on fire and traumatizing campers. There are better and more meaningful ways to mark the holiday.