To avoid our own failed ‘American Spring,’ learn the region’s lessons about effective opposition
Episode 79: The Hollywood Reporter’s Scott Feinberg predicts the Academy Award winners, and cookbook author Molly Yeh preps for Purim with sprinkle-filled hamantaschen
The troubling case of Holocaust historian Georges Bensoussan, on trial for ‘incitement to racial hatred,’ pits French anti-racists against anti-anti-Semites
David Magerman, a top patron of Philadelphia’s Jewish schools and institutions, was punished for criticizing his employer, Robert Mercer
American politicians love to talk about ‘3 a.m. phone calls,’ but Israeli leaders actually receive them
Sure, it’s about Portuguese Jesuits in Japan, but the movie’s theological message is one we should all embrace
Isn’t it time for some Jewish girls to take their place in the wide world of cartoon princesses?
The comedy will feature a ‘girl in the only mixed race family in the suburbs of Philadelphia’ who wants to be a Laker Girl, just like her idol
In joining Missouri Governor Eric Greitens, Pence’s efforts were a mitzvah
In ‘Sandy Wexler,’ the comedian plays a Los Angeles talent manager with a crush on his client
That brutal history of suspicion and conflict between Jews and Catholics? It’s a wash, according to ‘The New York Times.’
Mirroring a model set decades ago to certify kosher products, American Muslims witness the growth of the ‘Muslim hekhsher’
In Jerusalem, I developed an unlikely friendship with a taxi driver. I owe him much more than what’s on the meter.
What a family heirloom taught me about my ancestors, and the mysterious parts of my Jewish history
How did we get from ‘Village Voice’ reporters digging up everything there is to know about a flashy New York real estate salesman to not knowing anything about the President of the United States and his ties to Russia?
David Grossman’s protagonist takes the mic for some Rothian self-loathing, in the ‘raucous’ new novel ‘A Horse Walks Into a Bar’
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen’s suspenseful new ‘Waking Lions’ turns the fateful collision of an Israeli doctor and an African immigrant into an indictment of surging nationalism