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New Book Tells Forgotten Story of Hitler’s Failed Hollywood Takeover

And of how a Jewish spy stopped the brownshirts from marching down Wilshire

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Yad Vashem to Honor First Arab as Righteous Gentile

Dr. Mohamed Helmy, an Egyptian urologist living in Berlin, risked his life to hide four of his Jewish friends. The honor was initially offered in 2013, but Dr. Helmy’s relatives refused to accept it from an institution based in Israel.

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May God Bless And Keep the Tsar…

Today on Jewcy: Executing a Shabbat dinner in the age of Trump. Showtunes included.

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Farewell to Kolnoa Allenby, Tel Aviv’s Temple of Nightlife

For a few blissful hours, you could escape reality and feel nothing but the beat of the music

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Straight Outta Satmar: Hear the Biggest Hasidic Hit of Right Now

Go ahead, I dare you not to dance to Meilech Kohn’s ‘Ve’Uhavtu’

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On View: All the Jewish Art You Need to See This Week

Refugees in Tulsa, beautiful minds in Memphis, chocolate in New York City

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Why I Watch Old Baseball Games, Not Just the Ones I Missed Over Shabbat—and You Should Too

On the surprising rewards of re-experiencing a game, even when you already know the ending

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Jewcy Interviews: ‘Jungle’

Today on Jewcy: A conversation with the subject and producer of the new film ‘Jungle’ starring Daniel Radcliffe as Israeli adventurer Yossi Ghinsberg.

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As Neo-Nazis Threaten Chaos in Florida, Jewish Students Stay Strong

“We are not engaging, not going, not protesting, even if it is peaceful”

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In Erdogan’s Post-Coup Turkey, Anti-Semitism is on the Rise

Shamefully, the Turkish president has made Turkey less of a refuge for Jews than it once was

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The Chosen Ones: An Interview with Barry Weissler

The legendary theater producer on making it on Broadway, fighting bulls in Tijuana, and breaking bread with DeNiro

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The Statue of Liberty Wears a Size 879 Shoe

Dave Eggers’s new children’s book looks at Lady Liberty from a whole new angle

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Rooting for the Yankees from the Hemisphere’s Oldest Synagogue

Curaçao’s Didi Gregorius can count the island’s Jews among his fans

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The Largest Online Archive of Jewish Art

Today on Jewcy: Lose an afternoon looking through hundreds of thousands of artifacts.

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University of Florida Chabad to Counter Richard Spencer Speech with Day-Long Good Deeds Marathon

“We are responding to evil with hope, to darkness with light”

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In Losing a Dog, a Lesson in Love and Madness

Ours was never really the right home for Leo, but now that a medical emergency forced us to give him up, I realize just how happy he made our family

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Meet Orin Julie, IDF Veteran, Instagram Star, and Firearm Model

“No bathing suits, no bikinis, just me, my femininity, and firearms.”

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Neo-Nazi Comes Out as Gay Jew

Your Wednesday morning feel-good story

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Premature Ejaculation? There’s an Israeli App for That

Nazareth-based start-up has just the smart phone-based solution to the problem

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‘The Hebrew Hammer’ is Crowdfunding a Sequel… Again

Today on Jewcy: Another chance at ‘The Hebrew Hammer vs. Hitler’

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Prominent Israeli Politician: Families Are Bad for Kids

Merav Michaeli calls for all parental decisions to be made by the state

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Israeli TV Show About Jewish Vampires to Make International Debut

Move over, Dracula: Juda Ben-Chayim is dead and loving it.

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With the Binding of Isaac, Did Abraham Fail His Big Test?

Where was the patriarch’s pushback? And where’s ours?

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‘Call Me By Your Name’ Is Jewish

Today on Jewcy: Another side to the upcoming queer romance film.

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Javad Zarif’s Charm Offensive

In person and in print, Iran’s foreign minister does his best to wash away the crimes of the regime he represents

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Choosing to be Jewish—and How

Being supportive of my fiancé’s conversion means letting him decide the role he wants Judaism to play in his life

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New Hungarian Film Explores Guilt of Those Who Looted the Property of Deported Jews

In ‘1945,’ parsing the complacency of those who benefited from the Holocaust

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Sid and Marty Krofft: Not Stoned, Not Jewish, But Great and Back With ‘Sigmund’ Reboot

Welcome back, psychedelic Shabbat morning TV of my youth!

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Far-Right Strengthened in Austria After Sunday’s Election

Making sense of Sebastian Kurz, Austria’s new Chancellor

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