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Oy  — Why those ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ posters are pretty, pretty bad

Mon, 2020-01-20 19:45
“Oy” is not one of Larry David’s many catchphrases.

YIVO, world’s biggest Yiddish research center, lays off all its librarians

Mon, 2020-01-20 18:15
YIVO is the world’s preeminent center for studying Yiddish language, culture and history. How will it function without librarians?

This Jewish family was nominated for more Oscars than any other

Mon, 2020-01-20 18:11
There is no name in film music that carries as much cachet as “Newman.” I can prove it: you probably don’t know which Newman I’m talking about.

Why do Palestinians love Bernie Sanders? He reconciles our narrative with the Zionist one

Mon, 2020-01-20 15:27
Bernie Sanders perfectly embodies a progressive Zionist spirit.

Man charged with hate crime for yelling at Jewish couple in New York City

Mon, 2020-01-20 02:14
He called the couple “F***|ing Jews!”

Photos surface showing convicted Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk at Sobibor

Mon, 2020-01-20 01:56
It reportedly is the first time that Demjanuk has been identified in photos of Sobibor, though he was convicted in Munich in 2011 as an accessory

Jewish student tells Trump that fellow students drew swastikas on her

Sun, 2020-01-19 17:07
Trump met with the students while signing an executive order protecting prayer in public schools coinciding with National Religious Freedom Day.

3 more men alleged to be members of extreme neo-Nazi group arrested

Sun, 2020-01-19 16:43
An undercover FBI agent participated in shooting drills with the men, in preparation for the collapse of the United States and a race war.

Pot Roast Then & Now: A spicy tale of Jewish mothers and daughters

Sun, 2020-01-19 10:00
The rise of Home Economics classes in the early 20th Century coincided with a rise in criticism of Jewish dietary habits.

There’s something very Jewish about Winnie-The-Pooh — and it’s not just Eeyore’s attitude

Sat, 2020-01-18 10:00
For Milne, a serious novelist, playwright and poet, Pooh became a Golem-like monster that would come back to haunt him.

After new bail reform, New York is scrambling to get enough ankle monitors

Fri, 2020-01-17 20:33
“The system is not yet equipped to move entirely away from” the old cash bail set up, Melinda Katz, Queens District Attorney, said.

How Leo Hurwitz, hounded by McCarthy, changed documentary film

Fri, 2020-01-17 20:30
As America was in the fever of the red panic, the leftist filmmaker was still in demand, though officially barred from most industry work,

Culture minister fired for giving a speech by Goebbels — literally

Fri, 2020-01-17 20:20
There’s subtly invoking Nazi ideology, and there’s giving a speech written by Joseph Goebbels over the strains of one of Hitler’s favorite operas.

Your Partisanship Is Blinding You To The Truth About Iran

Fri, 2020-01-17 18:49
Diplomacy alone can not work with such a rogue regime, but neither will arbitrary military action without any defined end-goal.

At a Holocaust play reading, a Jewish community divided

Fri, 2020-01-17 17:26
Things got heated when an audience member mentioned black people attacking Jews.

Your guide to the World Zionist Congress elections, the most important vote you’ve never heard of

Fri, 2020-01-17 16:11
There will be 500 delegates making decisions about the fate of $5 billion at the World Zionist Congress, which happens in October in Jerusalem.

Trump adds Alan Dershowitz to his impeachment team

Fri, 2020-01-17 15:26
Dershowitz and Ken Starr, at odds during the Clinton impeachment, are now on the same team.

500 Rabbis And Jewish Leaders Call For Action Against Climate Change

Fri, 2020-01-17 15:21
From across the denominational spectrum as well as the secular, they signed on to a letter calling for a number of actions.

I Helped Found the Women’s March. Jewish Women Are Essential in 2020.

Fri, 2020-01-17 15:19
In the aftermath of the first Women’s March, talented women from the most marginalized communities started to get their share of the spotlight.

Muslims chant ‘kill Jews’ outside Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque

Fri, 2020-01-17 15:19
Police dispersed the crowd, which shouted the slogans after morning prayers.