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Would Rashi Have Suspended Draymond Green?

Sure, we all have our opinions about the Golden State forward’s seemingly dirty kick. But maybe this decision should come from a higher source.

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My Delightful, Unexpected, Dream-Like Meeting With Norman Juster

The author of ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ is a total mensch

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Watch Robert Kraft’s Moving Commencement Speech at Yeshiva University

‘A life of Jewish values should create a mensch’

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My Name Is Mandy Patinkin. You Interrupted My Benefit Show. Prepare to Donate $25,000.

Don’t mess with a Yiddish theater lover

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Biking Away From Auschwitz-Birkenau

Ride for the Living, an annual fundraising event during which participants cycle from Auschwitz-Birkenau to the Krakow JCC, is a celebration of Poland’s Jewish history

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The Internet’s Best Anti-Semitic Song

‘The Goyim Know,’ which blames the Jews for positive liberal developments in American society, is a bar mitzvah hit waiting to happen

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Jewish Sex Crimes and Bromance Vie for Attention at Cannes, While Israeli Films Are Excellent

Dispatch from La Croisette: Woody Allen’s critics hogged the spotlight until Bernard-Henri Lévy waltzed in with the Kurdish high command

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Parents of the Book

Three new books on Jewish parenting teach us as much about the authors as they do about our own children

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Seth Rogen’s New TV Show Is Violent, Fun, and Theologically Profound

Never mind the Christian imagery: ‘Preacher’ is a show Abraham Joshua Heschel would’ve loved

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Some Notes on My Father’s Cousin, Joseph Roth

Seventy-seven years to the day after the Austrian-Jewish journalist and novelist died, the great chronicler of prewar Europe still has much to tell us

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A Visit to the Barbershop on Lag B’Omer

A reporter takes a trip to Lower Manhattan on the day many observant Jews are finally allowed to get a haircut again

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A Buzzworthy ‘Jeopardy!’ Champ

Austin ‘Buzzy’ Cohen is tearing it up on Jeopardy! and he’s taking Alex Trebek along for the ride

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From ‘Curly Sue’ to Bona Fide ‘Voice’ Star

The former child actress and mother of two won ‘The Voice’ this week thanks in part to a rousing rendition of a Barbra Streisand classic

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The Ballad of Huma and Bad, Bad Anthony Weiner

‘Weiner’ is an intimate, unflinching documentary about the former congressman’s doomed 2013 mayoral run, and the people who stuck with him through his Trumpian circus act

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Throwback Thursday

This week on Unorthodox: BuzzFeed marijuana reporter Amanda Chicago Lewis and a Jews for Jesus pamphlet

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Is Bogie Ya’alon the Next Ariel Sharon?

Why a ‘political earthquake’ may be in store for Benjamin Netanyahu—and how his former Defense Minister could trigger it

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Protesters Take Aim at Whole Foods CEO and His Link to Marc Gafni

Demonstrators in New York and Los Angeles called on John Mackey to distance himself from the former rabbi who has been accused sexual assault

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Express Yourself

A video showing two Jewish girls rapping about the benefits of genetics testing has received a mixed response, which is a shande because it’s fantastic

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Before Its Destruction: Jobar Synagogue in Syria

An organization called Diarna has created an online ‘geo-museum’ where visitors to explore historical Jewish sites in the Middle East and Northern Africa that no longer exist

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Before Its Destruction: Jobar Synagogue in Syria

Photos by Chrystie Sherman/Diarna Geo-Museum

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Former BBC Chief Claims Legendary British Golf Club Was Anti-Semitic

Lord Grade’s claim comes amid Muirfield’s controversial vote to continue its men-only membership policy