Millions of women mobilized against gender inequality and the election of Donald Trump in 2016. But only four of them ended up at the top—and the consequences have been enormous.
How Winston Churchill suppressed the true extent of the former King Edward VIII’s collaboration with Nazi Germany
Thousands of secular Israelis became newly observant and joined Haredi communities in the 1970s and ’80s. Now, their children and grandchildren are searching for a place of their own.
Christopher Hitchens died seven years ago this Saturday, a decade after breaking ranks with one time friend Gore Vidal and beginning a feud that symbolized major changes in left-wing politics
Understanding the Jewish billionaire—who is neither the villain of right-wing caricature, nor the angel of left-wing hagiography
A new study of old Jewish cemeteries in Europe finds the epitaphs whispering at us
Was Frida Kahlo Jewish, and does it matter? A blockbuster show at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum brings the Mexican artist’s contradictions to life.
On the six-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre, the need to take real action to curb gun violence is more urgent than ever
New information from two participants at the first Women’s March meeting contradicts statement by current co-chair and corroborates a ‘contentious conversation’ about race and Jewishness took place
The shortest parsha in Genesis poses some of the most difficult questions
How to brag about something that’s also kind of shameful
‘Love, Actually’ is not just great, but it may also be the most Jewish Christmas movie ever made
Ep. 161: Former British Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks and ‘New York Times’ writer Taffy Brodesser-Akner
A traveling museum show introduces new audiences to cartoonist and silly-machine inventor Rube Goldberg
What lies beneath seven years of Israeli rhetoric about Iran?
Is a Kingsborough Community College professor a racist or a victim of ‘academic mobbing’?
World War II, the Cold War, American racism, Polish introspection, and Jerry Lewis
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What we learn about Israel’s ethnocentrism by looking at groups inspired by Zionism