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Judaism

  1. stand-up
    Is It Still Funny to Be Jewish?Thirteen comedians reflect on the power and perils of self-deprecation in the age of Trump.
  2. finales
    What Broad City Meant to Millennial Jewish WomenOn the eve of the show’s finale, eight women reflect on the show’s most relatable Jewish moments, from the Birthmark trip to Ilana’s straightener.
  3. spider-man
    Is There a Jewish Spider-Man in Into the Spider-Verse? An InvestigationWe asked the directors.
  4. encounter
    The Face of Birthright Israel Is Speaking Out Against the Prime MinisterTalking to Charles Bronfman about Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, and the embassy move.
  5. Can Rabbi Rick Jacobs Save Liberal Zionism in the Age of Netanyahu?The senior official in America’s largest Jewish denomination has become an outspoken critic of the Israeli Establishment.
  6. apologies
    Writer of Controversial ‘Jewish Rebellion’ Essay Issues ‘Heartfelt Apology’“It was never my intention to disrespect the Jewish faith or anyone who engages in Jewish customs, traditions or religious beliefs.”
  7. media
    13 Actual Jewish RebellionsIn response to the Washington Post’s controversial “I’m tired of being a Jewish man’s rebellion” essay.
  8. personal essays
    14 Hilarious Reactions to the ‘Jewish Rebellion’ EssayA Washington Post essay titled “I am tired of being a Jewish man’s rebellion” has ignited a tidal wave of controversy.
  9. Mazel Tov to Bernie Sanders, the First Jew to Win a Presidential PrimarySanders’s triumph in New Hampshire is a landmark in the history of Jewish-American socialism.
  10. famous jews
    Zooey Deschanel Converted to JudaismWelcome.
  11. what a mensch
    Leonard Nimoy Explains Spock’s Secret Jewish OriginsFrom synagogue to Starfleet.
  12. yer a wizard
    Yes, There Are Jewish Wizards in Harry Potter, Says J.K. RowlingAccio Torah.
  13. Long Before Jeff Garlin, A Different Set of GoldbergsThe Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  14. menswear
    Ultra-Orthodox Women Protest Unorthodox Use of Men’s Prayer ShawlThree men were arrested.
  15. crimes and misdemeanors
    Brooklyn Vandal Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day With Possible Hate CrimeThe vandal targeted mezuzot.
  16. controversy
    Glenn Beck Is Sorry About Comparing Judaism to Radical Islam“I was wrong on this.”
  17. kashrut
    Shyne: Just Your Average Rapping, Lamborghini-Driving Orthodox Jew“My entire life screams that I have a Jewish neshama”