Musical satirist Randy Rainbow gained a following with his politically oriented videos. Now this self-proclaimed ‘bad Jew’ is taking on Santa.
In an excerpt from ‘Christmas in Austin,’ the Essinger family sings ‘O Hanukkah’ at their Texas tree-lighting party
How interfaith couples navigate the Jewish holidays
Russian Jews used Christmas trees as weapons to fight back against the Kremlin’s war on religion
A childhood spent gazing wistfully at the neighbors’ Christmas display
Every year at Christmas, Howard Kaplan sends thanks and a modest gift to the granddaughter of the woman who hid his mother from the Nazis
A Christmas tale, starring Will Eisner
All my Xmas live in Texas. That’s why I hang my hat in Galilee.
When I was little, I got to meet Santa Claus at the mall. I quickly discovered that we had something surprising in common.
Ep. 162: Def Jam alum Bill Adler on his annual Christmas playlist, and ‘Die Hard’ screenwriter Steven de Souza on why the Bruce Willis classic is the ultimate Christmas movie
Secular Jews have started to appreciate the nonreligious aspects of the holiday, from blinking lights to chocolate Santas to Mariah Carey’s Yuletide hits
Tablet Fiction: A war correspondent’s Christmas
‘Love, Actually’ is not just great, but it may also be the most Jewish Christmas movie ever made
‘Hanukkah, Oy, Hanukkah!’
Today on Jewcy: Suggested pairings for your best Jewish Christmas
What to do when you’re Jewish and your birthday’s December 25? Make your own holiday.
Only in Jerusalem do I feel secure enough as a Jew to enjoy the holiday
Iceland’s got the perfect holiday tradition for Jews
Ep. 115: Mark Bittman’s new cookbook and ‘By the Book’ podcast host Kristen Meinzer on embracing self-help books
Today on Jewcy: When can you officially break out the latkes and dreidels?
This holiday season, make ‘Jødekager,’ a Snickerdoodle-esque cookie made by Jewish bakeries in Copenhagen since the 17th Century
‘There was one lesson that Sister Maxie and Father Gus didn’t cover, for it was a lesson that could only be taught by the half-Jewish, half-Christian boy of my TV dreams’
For the Hanukkah edition of our print magazine, the power of miracles