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‘The Odd Woman and the City’ proves the memoirist is a peer of Kazin, Howe, and other great chroniclers of Jewish America
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A convert to Judaism reflects on the Jewish woman who embraced her, and honors her with a holiday recipe
Spending a summer working on a farm got me in touch with nature—and Torah. Now I understand how the two are intertwined.
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Like Annie Hall, HBO’s new Cobain film, Montage of Heck, shows us that pain is a valuable—and beautiful—lesson
Facing BDS pressure, singer cites ‘challenge’ of performing in both Tel Aviv and Ramallah
Jewish rocker battling cancer, ‘grateful’ for prayers
Remembering the legendary singer on the 100th anniversary of her birth
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Saul Dreier, 89, and Ruby Sosnowicz, 85, delight audiences across the country
Acclaimed Israeli writer and poet brought Jewish music to the masses
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After an epic rise and fall, the hip-hop producer is embracing his haimish side
Victims applaud in courtroom as judge deems defendant's conduct 'despicable. There is no justification.'
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.
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews