Golden City: Support #derkegnshtel and don’t be a seks farbrekher
For his poignant and intrepid rebuke of the American media’s obsession with a false narrative
The reasoning behind the Talmud’s categories and sub-categories isn’t always apparent. In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi,’ the Talmud wonders about its own organization.
Today on Jewcy: An original poem for Chanukah
Video: Make your own miracle of oil by frying up a batch of sugar-coated treats stuffed with apricot jam
Washington-area Sephardic Jews share traditional foods and converse in the disappearing language of their ancestors
Make a moist brisket, then shred it and add it to your potato pancakes. It’s not what my grandmother used to make. It’s better.
Just not in the way you think
Urban planning may be exciting, but the latest musical tribute to New York’s master builder is a turgid dud
“The US does not—and will not—recognize a difference between the political and military arms of Hamas,” the UN ambassador writes
Ah, to be young and in love!
Go beyond latkes to a whole world of fritters for the holiday
Ep. 115: Mark Bittman’s new cookbook and ‘By the Book’ podcast host Kristen Meinzer on embracing self-help books
Meme Wars: What Lorin Stein’s resignation from The Paris Review over sexual misconduct reveals about the true index of male power
And are we prepared for postmodern activism and the new realities of the Jewish people?
Bookworm: Jacob M. Appel’s life-affirming elderly suicide novel ‘Millard Salter’s Last Day’ is a highwire act balancing tragedy and comedy
The painter learns to ‘live Dada’