How To Make the Ultimate Chopped Liver

Video: Grab the schmaltz, and don’t skimp on the onions when you’re making this uniquely Jewish dish

Only the Wife Knows If the Husband’s ‘Semen Shoots Like an Arrow’

And other problems of divorce, infertility, and urination, in this week’s Talmud study

Gelt Complex: A Tale of Two Zaydes

One grandfather gave lavish Hanukkah gifts, the other single dollar bills. The reasons stretch back to the Old Country.

Give Your Latkes a Taste of Texas

Hold the applesauce and skip the sour cream. Grab some pico de gallo and wrap your Hanukkah treats in a breakfast taco instead.

Forget Spelling It: Most of Us Have No Idea What This Holiday Is Even About

Tablet friends and family help us puzzle out Hanukkah’s origin story—and explain why we don’t celebrate a ninth day of oil

A Moroccan Feast for Hanukkah: Hold the Latkes

From chicken fritters to honey-drizzled fried dough, a Moroccan menu gives the holiday a unique flavor

The Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2014

Great Hanukkah gifts about subjects ranging from civil rights to jazz, Torah to immigration, goofy frogs to spooky goblins

Virgins, ‘Partial Virgins,’ Sodomy, Bestiality, Prostitutes, Marriage, and Forbidden Sex

In the patriarchal society of the Talmud, a woman’s body is always under the supervision and scrutiny of men

Why Jews—and Everyone Else—Should See ‘Meet the Mormons’

A new documentary humanizes an often misunderstood minority faith. That’s something Jews can relate to.

Way South of the Border

The Jews of Suriname fight—against the tides of time and each other—to hang on in South America’s least-populous country

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