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Cookbook writer Poopa Dweck shares the key to her savory delights
Boris Fishman’s dark new novel explores the tensions between a grandson and his elders as he evolves into an American
Alongside the rise of xenophobic political parties and anti-Semitic incidents, there are signs of Jewish unity and revival
In a new book, Libby Garland unearths the smugglers, schemes, and pluck Jews relied on to reach the United States
‘To Rise Again at a Decent Hour’ wrestles with faith, community, baseball, and what it means to refuse to fill your cavities
The klezmer punk rockers cover lots of ground on their rollicking new album, ‘Tanz.’ They want you to get crazy to all of it.
Jonathan Groubert discovers just how unreliable family histories can be when held up against archives and artifacts
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.
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Delegates will vote today on motion to ouster Israel Football Association from soccer’s embattled global governing organization
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Bibi announces support for Arab Peace Initiative. It doesn’t matter if it’s real.
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The centenarian author formed an Orthodox congregation in his home in 1952. It thrives today.
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‘Macabre’ Führer-branded treats gain popularity in India
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‘Jewish mother that I am’ cites A.B. Yehoshua and Menachem Begin
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LeBron and co. sip bubbly with a ‘flicka da wrist’ in an ice bath
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Canary Mission turns the fight against hate into a secret witchhunt
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Seven thoughts on obscenity in honor of Carlin’s ‘Seven Words’
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The creator of ‘Marjorie Morningstar’ has a new memoir
By Yair Rosenberg — The president draws a line in the sand in his latest interviewBy Jonathan Zalman — Trebek: 'Whenever people to go temple... they sing Kinky Boots!'By Paul Berman —
The grim satire of the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ controversy, in context
The great critic’s sparkling new tour of American literature illuminates the sublime life of books
Dispatch from the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference, Indonesia, where the Jewish state is a pariah
Sociologist Pierre Birnbaum says it’s time Léon Blum—French Socialist, Zionist, wartime hero, and prime minister—got his due
On a new album, Italian singer Shulamit offers modern interpretations of haunting songs left by women in the Holocaust
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.