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This Rosh Hashanah is for ‘Bad Jews’

Mon, 2020-09-14 19:35
Spoiler: There’s no such thing as a ‘Bad Jew’

Weird, shapeless, claustrophobic, disjointed, solipsistic — the newest film from guess who?

Mon, 2020-09-14 19:00
Charlie Kaufman’s ‘I’m Thinking of Ending Things’ is nowhere near his best — yet his storytelling is better than ever. No, that’s not a paradox.

‘The Jewish Enquirer’ gives Brits a ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ of their own

Mon, 2020-09-14 18:53
The show is by no means an indictment of Britain as an antisemitic country, it nonetheless conjures something unique about British Jewry’s position.

In first-ever interview, Alexander Vindman warns that authoritarianism threatens America

Mon, 2020-09-14 18:43
“We can give away our democracy,” Vindman said.

Biden Leads Trump 67-30 among Jewish voters

Mon, 2020-09-14 18:33
Respondents ranked Joe Biden as better on handling a range of issues, including anti-Semitism and the rise of white nationalism.

Stop calling these peace deals ‘historic.’ It’s the Arabs who are waiting for peace.

Mon, 2020-09-14 16:55
Stop calling the normalization of relations between Arabs and Israel “historic.” It falsely implies that Arab nations are the opposition of peace.

From camel milk cosmetics to AI: Israelis jump at UAE and Bahrain opportunities

Mon, 2020-09-14 16:51
Israelis jump at UAE and Bahrain business opportunities

Jerusalem’s Great Synagogue will be closed for the High Holidays for the first time

Mon, 2020-09-14 16:06
Even with Israel’s upcoming lockdown rules in effect, “there is still a risk” of spreading the coronavirus in person, the synagogue said.

LISTEN: 2NJB Podcast — The MK Who’s Fighting Facebook And Twitter

Mon, 2020-09-14 15:07
2NJB Podcast: The MK Who’s Fighting Facebook And Twitter

‘Don’t vote for a Jew’: London mayoral hopeful suspended

Mon, 2020-09-14 14:19
“I am deeply ashamed of the ignorant and abusive language,” Geeta Sidhu-Robb of the Liberal Democrats party said after the video surfaced.

This year, Rosh Hashanah is a time of mourning

Mon, 2020-09-14 09:00
Everything is changing. We can no longer even depend on the sky to be blue.

Our High Holiday picks: What to watch, read, do while celebrating virtually

Mon, 2020-09-14 09:00
We’ve sorted through the online offerings so you don’t have to.

Why Iranian American Jews Love Trump

Mon, 2020-09-14 09:00
Iranian Jews blamed two culprits for the tragic collapse of their home: The Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, and President Jimmy Carter.

Maternal wisdom replaces artificial intelligence in new Jewish dating app

Mon, 2020-09-14 09:00
Let your mother be the yenta she was meant to be.

The Jewish couple behind the Central Park women’s statue

Sun, 2020-09-13 22:10
The Jewish couple behind the Central Park women’s statue

In Palestine, mastering my mother’s riqaq o addas, homemade noodles and lentils

Sun, 2020-09-13 20:06
How to make riqaq o addas, Palestinian noodles and lentils

Would Tevye vote for Trump or Biden? 25 fictional Jews weigh in.

Sun, 2020-09-13 09:00
From Alexander Portnoy to Midge and Joel Maisel, here’s how our favorite fictional Jews are voting in the November election.

Dear Facebook: Please don’t adopt the IHRA definition of antisemitism

Sun, 2020-09-13 09:00
We call on Facebook to fight all forms of hate speech on Facebook. But don’t do so by adopting and applying a politicized definition of antisemitism.

Profiting from genocide, Disney’s ‘Mulan’ ignores lessons from the Holocaust

Sun, 2020-09-13 09:00
Disney’s ‘Mulan’ takes a page from the Nazis’ propaganda around the Theresienstadt concentration camp.

‘Stretch one and paint it red’ — Tales from the life of a Bronx soda jerk

Sat, 2020-09-12 09:00
When I entered the chocolate dipping room, there were just the two of us — the vat of warm chocolate and me.