Today on Tablet
Jews in porn, imams on Ellis Island, and more
On Tablet Magazine today, Wayne Hoffman points out that Men of Israel, the first gay pornographic film to feature an all-Israeli cast, is also the first gay porn with openly Jewish men. Allison Hoffman braves the rain to chronicle a group of European rabbis and imams as it receives a private tour of Ellis Island. Columnist Seth Lipsky reflects on President Obama’s recent meeting with Jewish American community leaders and the conversation’s “unstated assumption … that the settlements were, in the main, not a good thing and were even part of the problem.” And Alexa Bryn profiles Ma’aleh, an Orthodox film school in Jerusalem whose student body is 70% female. Plus, The Scroll will be around all day.
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