Illogical Jewish laws are ‘matters that Satan challenges’: raising doubts for enemies of Judaism and skeptical Jews
The popular role-playing game, published 40 years ago this week, demands nearly Talmudic attention
Male reviewers who’ve been lukewarm about the Golden Globe-winning children’s movie have failed to understand its true spirit
On an agricultural farm in the Negev, visitors learn how to plant their own vegetable gardens for Tu B’Shevat
Listen to Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1958 speech at my synagogue, and you’ll understand how his words continue to inspire activism
King’s speech draws on a part of Isaiah that Jews recite after Tisha B’Av—offering a model for revitalizing his mission
Yascha Mounk talks about growing up in a place where people fetishized, reviled, or resented him simply for being born a Jew
Two Jewish women launched Modern Loss to help twenty- and thirtysomethings start a new conversation about struggling with grief
Judaism’s manual of sacred technology prizes holiness over beauty, action over thought, and ritual over belief
My Art Spiegelman print was suddenly worth thousands of dollars. But perhaps it was worth more hanging on my son’s wall.
Baby boomers and seniors are a growing segment of the community, with specific needs for programming, rituals, and accessibility
Our digital age hinders empathy, facilitates malice, and ruptures relationships. But one books argues that all hope is not lost.
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.
Joyva continues almost a century of market dominance, but two new companies are turning sesame into something trendy