Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Who Cares About a Matchmaker, Anyway?
Opposing rabbinic conceptions of marriage and matchmaking in Ashkenaz and Sepharad
· April 6, 2017
Study Says All Ashkenazi Jews Are 30th Cousins
Researchers identify 350-person founding population of Ashkenazi Jewry
· September 10, 2014
Are Ashkenazi Jews Descended From Khazars?
New research in the ongoing academic debate says no
· July 3, 2014
Where Did Yiddish Come From?
An explosive debate erupts from footnotes suggesting that Ashkenazi Jews are Europeans
· June 16, 2014
What Your Jewish Last Name Says About You
A look at the history and roots of common Ashkenazi surnames
· January 8, 2014
Israeli TV Series Examines The Lives of Mizrahim
Amnon Levy's latest miniseries probes Israel's so-called 'ethnic demon'
· September 17, 2013
What The Gene Patent Ruling Means for Jews
Supreme Court decision will make BRCA mutation testing more accessible
· June 14, 2013
Sundown: Breaking! Ashkenazim Are Smart
Plus, Adelsons offer new Birthright gift, King kills Blitzer, and more
· July 25, 2011
Thirty years after the Islamic Revolution made them exiles, the Persian Jews of Los Angeles are split in new ways by an old question: how much to hold on to religious and cultural traditions forged in a country that now hates them
· April 6, 2011
An online encyclopedia brings the world of Eastern European Jewry to life
· June 28, 2010
The longing that made a writer turn to God
· August 14, 2007