Hispanic crypto-Jews use social media and DNA testing to reconnect with their heritage
The confounding political problem of ‘Jewish Voice for Labour,’ anti-Zionism, and left-wing anti-Semitism
Can users of what is essentially privatized social infrastructure really log off?
Today on Jewcy: Another chance at ‘The Hebrew Hammer vs. Hitler’
Who will rebuild the destroyed Iraqi city? Who will shepherd the refugees to safety? Who will reward the Kurds with the regionally stabilizing state they deserve?
An overlooked golden age of Jewish culture flowered in the cities of Istanbul, Edirne, Salonica, Izmir, Aleppo, Damascus, Baghdad, Cairo, and Alexandria—where almost no Jews live today
The Tri-Faith Initiative brings together a synagogue, a church, and a mosque, with a promise to build bridges between them
Merav Michaeli calls for all parental decisions to be made by the state
Move over, Dracula: Juda Ben-Chayim is dead and loving it.
Where was the patriarch’s pushback? And where’s ours?
And is that Job on first?
Daf Yomi: Why heresy is rare in Talmudic law, where judicial dissent and tiered courts institutionalized freedom of thought
My winding journey through music mirrored my journey of Jewish discovery
‘We should not have abandoned Kurdistan, the only real pole of stability in the region’
Torah scribe, New Deal propagandist, unrelenting anti-Nazi: the many lives of ferocious cartoonist and illustrator Arthur Szyk at a jewel of a show at the New-York Historical Society
As demonstrated by the ‘Jewish Don Quixote,’ by S.Y. Abramovitsh, aka Mendele the Book Peddler
Bookworm: Was the tough guy America’s greatest act?