These Jewish Ice Dancers May Be the Ones To Watch at the Winter Olympics—in 2022

Gigi and Luca Becker and Eliana Gropman—day-school classmates—took top novice medals at this year’s U.S. championships

The International Olympic Committee Says These Athletes Can Go to Sochi. Israel Says No.

Are the government’s tight standards in pursuit of medals deferring qualified Jewish athletes’ sporting dreams?

Ice Queen

For an Orthodox preteen, Tonya Harding was a hero—and a Purim inspiration

Sundown: Goldstone Returns

Plus not-free speech, Silver Jew, and more

Daybreak: Abraham’s Children Squabble

Plus ‘Schindler’ lands ice dancers in 10th, and more in the news

Sundown: Foxman Loves ‘Basterds’

Plus Norman Finkelstein, crazy college kids, and more

Israeli Skaters Perform to ‘Hava Negila’

And tonight, the ‘Schindler’s List’ theme. Kidding?

Van-Jew-ver Readies for Games

Israel is sending three to the Winter Olympics

Israeli Olympians Exiled from Promised Land

The skating diaspora is mainly in Jersey

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