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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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From Radiohead to Klezmer

My winding journey through music mirrored my journey of Jewish discovery

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Jewish Heroes and Nazi Monsters

Torah scribe, New Deal propagandist, unrelenting anti-Nazi: the many lives of ferocious cartoonist and illustrator Arthur Szyk at a jewel of a show at the New-York Historical Society

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Why Yiddish is Funny

As demonstrated by the ‘Jewish Don Quixote,’ by S.Y. Abramovitsh, aka Mendele the Book Peddler

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A Wannabe-Hardboiled-Jew Reads Raymond Chandler’s ‘The Long Goodbye’

Bookworm: Was the tough guy America’s greatest act?

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The Kabbalist’s Son

Today on Jewcy: An original poem of love and loss

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Think Our National Gun Control Debate is at an Impasse? Welcome to Chicago.

On both sides of the argument, passionate Jewish advocates in the Windy City hold firm to their positions, with little new movement made in either direction

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Spanish Soccer Star Ramos Visits Baby Ramos, Orphaned Son of Israeli Officer Shot by Terrorists

Because you know you need a little bit of feel-good news today

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100 Years Ago, a Jewish Heroine Became an Early Martyr for Human Rights

Witnessing the Armenian genocide, Sarah Aaronsohn became a spy and helped the British defeat the Ottoman Empire

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If You Build It, They Will Come—to Synagogue

The Ark Builders, a group of volunteer woodworkers, have transformed the way their congregation worships

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Caught With My Khalemoyed in My Hand

Rokhl’s Golden City: In the off-days of Sukkot: not going to shul, going out with observant friends to hear an all-female klezmer band, and visiting Eichmann at a museum

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Rooting for the Yankees May Be Good for Your Soul. No, Really.

I used to loathe the Bronx Bombers, until a religious epiphany taught me something about baseball, politics, and the perils of tribalism

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Josh Gad on Jewish Representation in ‘Marshall’

Today on Jewcy: The actor talks about his character, a real-life lawyer who learns to embrace his Otherness.

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An Apology

Regarding yesterday’s Weinstein story

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Scooting to Shul with Jared and Ivanka

The paparazzi may have just taught us a lesson in Halakha

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