From Queen Elizabeth to Abraham Lincoln, the story of Purim has shaped our most contentious debates
What the holiday can teach us about fighting evil in our midst
Creating a new kind of Megillah—using the historic Birds’ Head Haggadah as inspiration
Rokhl’s Golden City: A Polish Purim story
Today on Jewcy: Wave your groggers and eat ‘homotaschen’!
Rokhl’s Golden City: Eritrean detainees read Isaac Bashevis Singer, and the mother tongue meets the mother-land
Today on Jewcy: Welcome to ‘House of Esther’
This baked pasta dish, a favorite of Italian Jews, makes the perfect meal for Purim—or any special occasion
Episode 82: Israeli filmmaker Shimon Dotan discusses his latest documentary, The Settlers
Unwrap those mishloach manot packages, kick up your feet, and put on your thinking cap. You don’t even have to take off your costume to work our Purim puzzle.
It’s like Rosh Hashanah for football fans. Or is it like Passover? Whatever it is, it’s something familiar for Jews.
The disgraced—and atoning—fashion designer is doing some of his best work. What’s a hater to do?
Vineyard owners’ cookbook offers wine recommendations alongside recipes
Bruno Mars’ ‘Uptown Funk’ gets the Shushan treatment… twice
Examining the ethics of the Purim story
An excerpt from Leah Koenig’s new cookbook, Modern Jewish Cooking