Standing on One Foot

The origin of a famous anecdote shines light on the compromises of Conservative and Reform Judaism

Light Advice From the Rabbis

A Talmudic discussion of Hanukkah and Sabbath candles leads to a lesson in the sacred and profane

Of Lice and Men

Study of the Talmud’s second tractate reveals how the rabbis stuck to logic and made it sacred

Daybreak: Explosion at Jewish Center in Sweden

New poll shows economy top issue for Jewish voters, strong Obama support

Academic Transfer

In order to understand her identity, an Irish Catholic student at the University of Virginia had to follow her passion: a major in Jewish Studies

The Problem With OWS’ Palestine Association

Parts of the movement will likely discredit the whole

Hillel Brings Tent Movement to U.S. Colleges

Jewish student organization to start campus dialogues about Israel

We Hereby Claim the Sandwich For the Jews

Hillel’s invention predates that English earl by centuries!

Judaism in 140 Characters (or Less)

If you tweet it, we won’t delete it

Sundown: Knesset Passes Anti-Boycott Law

Plus, Obama borrows from Hillel, Mizrahi Manischewitz, and more

Sundown: ‘Weiner On a Roll’

Plus, Sabra throwdown, seperation of shul and state, and more

Standing Tall

The tragic Gabrielle Giffords shooting only underscores the need for Jewish public officials to confront anti-Semitism, argues a former White House official

Sundown: Hillary’s Turn

Plus hot Jewish Ivy League frat-boys, and more

J Street Controversy at Columbia

And a collegiate mock checkpoint

Grover the Jew

Get ready for a new ‘Shalom Sesame’

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