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What to Watch This Weekend: ‘A Night in Casablanca’

The Marx Brothers’ finest film is a testament to the indestructibility of Jewish humor

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Letter to My Unborn Son

This Father’s Day, one dad contemplates life with four girls and a boy on the way

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On the Anniversary of the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Passing, a Lesson in Changing the World

It starts with learning to ask the questions that truly matter

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Twitter Just Unverified Louis Farrakhan. Here’s Why It’s Good That They Didn’t Suspend Him.

When Farrakhan and his supporters are out on social media racking up shares, retweets, and views, it makes it much harder to dismiss them as insignificant, despite the best efforts of many apologists.

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Jewelry for Food-Loving Jews

Bagel-and-lox cuff links? Babka earrings? I’ve got you covered.

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From Hebrew School to Hip Hop, Rapper Big Dipper Has Always Been a ‘Late Bloomer’

Just in time for Pride, he drops a new video for ‘Lookin,’ the first single off his racy debut album

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Tammuz & Av Punk Playlist

Today on Jewcy: The rockin’ (Jewish) summer songs you never knew you needed!

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Help Us Make Unorthodox Greater Again

By donating to our annual listener drive and enjoying some nifty perks

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At the Washington Capitals Victory Parade, a Preview of Redemption

The entire endeavor of sports fandom is an invitation to constantly think about why we assign alpine scales of meaning to things that are inevitably trivial and outside of our control

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Food Poisoning, Kleptomania, and Dirty Politics: Israel’s Troubled History in the World Cup

As the games begin in Russia, remembering the glories of soccer stars past

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Just Outside Hiroshima, a Holocaust Education Center Flourishes

‘My dream is that 1.5 million Japanese students will visit us and change Japan’

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Who to Root For in the World Cup, From Least to Most Anti-Semitic

Today on Jewcy: An empirical approach to picking a favorite team.

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In Singapore, Trump Remembers Otto Warmbier, Jewish Student Detained by North Korea

The president’s remarks signaled a departure from his predecessor’s policy on American captives abroad

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Qatar’s Efforts to Influence American Jews Continue to Unravel

As a new lawsuit draws attention to lobbyists, one key advisor ends his relationships with the Gulf state

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Ask Unorthodox: What to Do About That Mezuzah?

When Jews move out, do their sacred scrolls move, too?

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IDF Releases New Anti-Kidnapping App

With the push of a button, a soldier in distress can now alert three different HQs

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Israel Film Center Festival

Today on Jewcy: A look at the films showcased at the annual festival put on by the JCC Manhattan.

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This Week in Gal Gadot: Viva Fidel!

The star turns producer in Cuba-themed biopic, and lands a leading role alongside The Rock

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Farewell to Kira Muratova, Ukraine’s Late, Great Filmmaker

Misanthropic and reclusive, her works defied Soviet censorship and defined a generation

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A Jukebox Musical Ignites Israeli Culture War

Is Eyal Golan, a popular singer recently embroiled in a sex scandal, a villain or a victim?

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Why Did the Mennonite Central Committee Fund a Booklet Calling on Israelis Not to Serve in the IDF?

The move is the latest in a series of commitments to anti-Israel causes

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‘Dream Apart’ Is the Jewish RPG You’ve Been Waiting For

Why play as a paladin or a warlock when you can be a matchmaker or a klezmer?

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Forget Twitter: These Days, It’s All About Tzitter

Meet the Yiddish word that perfectly captures our frightful moment

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Strong Night for Jewish Shows, Artists at the Tonys

Mazel tov, ‘The Band’s Visit!’

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What Critics Left and Right Get Wrong About ‘Fauda’

The show’s depiction of visceral hatred and common humanity makes it truly great

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What to Watch This Weekend: The Hustler

A story of broken people and broken hearts that deserves a second look

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The Nasty Women of Comedy Take On Jared and Ivanka

Troubled times call for uproarious jokes

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What the Torah and Talmud Teach Us About Calling Transgender People by Their Names

Renaming ourselves in order to live our lives is a part of our own holy re-creation

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How Russiagate Became Israelgate

It’s not about Vladimir Putin anymore

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As a Queer Jew of Color, I Find Tamika Mallory’s Latest Comments Particularly Heartbreaking

The Women’s March leader delivered a racist rant on her recent visit to Israel. We deserve much better than that.

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