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Israel’s New Literary Currency

A pair of Hebrew-language poets get their likenesses on the shekel, but can they afford it?

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Red Hot Mama

A graphic biography of singer Cass Elliot traces her journey from a kosher deli in Baltimore to the top of the pop charts

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The Great Depression

Episode 84: Author Daphne Merkin on her new memoir, and retired Episcopal priest and Oprah favorite Father Ed Bacon

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Watch This Powerful Talk on the Jewish Community’s Pressing Need to Welcome Jews of Color

MaNishtana offers a window into the black Jewish experience

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Bob Dylan Will Receive His Nobel Prize After All, Just in Private

The 75-year-old crooner will give a pair of concerts in Stockholm this weekend and meet with the Swedish academy behind closed doors

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Israelis and Palestinians Learn Each Other’s History on the Ground

Tiyul-Rihla, a grassroots educational initiative, is bringing together historically clashing neighbors

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Immodest Smurfery

Smurfette has been removed from Smurfs: The Lost Village movie posters in Israel’s Bnei Brak neighborhood

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AIPAC, Day 3: An Awkward Schmooze

Schumer rocked the house. But where were Trump’s people—Tillerson, Mattis, or Kushner?

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Oslo on Broadway

Playwright J.T. Rogers talks about the deputies’ deputies who allow him to tell a complicated diplomatic story, why the play resonates today, and why the 1990s seems so very long ago now

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From the Menu to Your Kitchen

The Palomar and Jack’s Wife Freda—two popular Jewish restaurants—bring their recipes and their respective personalities to new cookbooks

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Breaking Manafort Scandals Reveal the Rot at the Heart of the Trump Campaign; Russia Wins

Rival Ukrainian goverment factions also have their reasons for dropping dirt on the former campaign manager and consultant to the underbelly of world governance

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What Does it Take To Be a Transformative Rabbi?

The president-elect of Yeshiva University shares a message with his newest graduates as they begin their rabbinic careers

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Mayim Bialik: ‘We Have to Stop Calling Women Girls’

The feminist neuroscientist and The Big Bang Theory actress wants you to know how much your ‘language matters’

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Ukrainian Politician Nadia Savchenko Questions ‘Jewish Yoke’ Over Country

The anti-Semitic remarks are a confounding addition to the legacy of a national heroine

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WWE Entertainer Paul Heyman Says Kaddish for Goldberg: Watch

Two proud Jews are having a war of the words. Would you believe it?

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AIPAC, Day 2: Nikki Haley Unleashes

Plus kosher sushi, kosher jokes

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Why Jews Are Forbidden to Be Happy

Talmudic rabbis debate just how much of life should be forsaken as part of the Jewish responsibility to mourn for the past

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Russian Manipulations, Past and Present

Do Russians historically prefer Republicans to win over Democrats?

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Steve Bannon’s Mentor, 91-year-old French Author Jean Raspail

A visit with the former Boy Scout and writer of ‘The Camp of the Saints’—and other fantasies of White domination of Western Civilization, which inspire Donald Trump’s adviser

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Aaron Sorkin Gets Schooled in Hollywood’s Diversity Issues

‘The West Wing’ writer and New York Jew was reportedly surprised to learn that Tinseltown is not solely a talent-based meritocracy

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When Tiki Barber Met Shimon Peres

The Super Bowl champion and marathoner recently ran the Jerusalem race, returing to Israel for the first time since visiting Peres there

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Two Comedians—One Muslim, One Jewish—Share a Stage. And a Life.

Eman El Husseini and Jess Salomon take the bima at L.A.’s oldest shul

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