Hint: It starts with an ‘I’ and ends with an ‘n,’ and it’s ‘Iran.’
In the second of a five-part series, how a rotting post-industrial city became Britain’s anti-Zionist capital
The murdered opposition leader represented the dilemmas of the Jewish politician in Putin’s Russia
The influential rabbi takes a walk in 1923
Ari Folman’s sci-fi half-animated ‘The Congress,’ David Cronenberg’s horror comedy ‘Maps to the Stars,’ and the end of movies
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To fight the chained-wife problem, more women are insisting on a special prenup
The Book of Esther doesn’t mention God. Robert Alter’s new translation shows that’s just one way the biblical text is unique.
Filmmaker Ori Gruder captures ultra-Orthodox observance of the holiday in his Israeli TV documentary, ‘A Freilichin Purim’
Vineyard owners’ cookbook offers wine recommendations alongside recipes
This Hanukkah, try a sparkling white wine with your potato pancakes
The ancient Persian city of Shiraz was known for its wine
Private stash of 500 gallons of wine in massive jugs dates back to 1700 B.C.
Wine Spectator offers their top picks for kosher Rosh Hashanah wine
Simon Wiesenthal Center calls for boycott of winemaker Vini Lunardelli
Hip-hop’s new love for Moscato is a boon for one kosher winemaker. And the grape itself couldn’t be more Jewish.
Mixed-marriage cooking, the other Lobby, and more
Six kosher wines to spruce up your holiday meals
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The Book of Esther doesn't mention God. Robert Alter's new translation shows that's just one way the biblical text is unique.
Matthew Fishbane accompanied a group of would-be Jews as they made aliyah from rural India, led by an unlikely activist
Israel Story, Episode 6: No valentines, just a fatwa, a shidduch, some tears, and some laughter