John Garfield, the tough, underrated Hollywood star who would have turned 100 today, embodied Jewish pride
Comment of the Week
The building that once housed Anshe Kanesses, one of the grandest synagogues in ‘Chicago’s Jerusalem,’ faces the wrecking ball after 99 years
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Brighton Beach brawl ends in decision for rabbi-in-training
Stallone’s Barney Ross versus our Barney Ross
Why now? Why not now?
But fighting rabbi earns world’s respect
And promoter Bob Arum talks to Tablet
Boxer blames angry crowd for KO last year
Orthodox fighter expounds on the counter-punch
Boxer’s Yankee Stadium fight threatened by party
Roman Greenberg prepares for next month’s fight
Plus ‘Joan Rosenberg a.k.a. Joan Rivers,’ and more
Salita loses fight after 76 seconds and three knock-downs
Dmitry Salita goes for title Saturday night after a minyan
Boxer Yuri Foreman is about to fight for the middleweight title. He’s also studying to be a rabbi.
For junior-welterweight title
Mafia tales from one of Israel’s roughest neighborhoods
Douglas Century talks about Talmud student, champion prizefighter, war hero, gunrunner, and recovered morphine addict Barney Ross.