Ethnomusicology was initially the creation of a small number of men and women, mostly European and North American, who were ...
Shortly after Rosh Hashanah of 2011, Shiri Pagliuso, a Jewish ninth grader at the Newton South high school, came home with an ...
The incidents now pass without much notice, a steady, familiar drumbeat of violence and hate targeting visibly Jewish people ...
There was a time when Benny Baron was the best basketball player around. He had terrific body control and a lightning-quick ...
I could wallow in nostalgia about my days with the Weather Underground in the early 1970s: at Coney Island with Bernardine ...
I met Holly Blue Hawkins at the Limmud Festival in England last year. She led a session called “What 20 years in a chevra ...
Our Jewish guest this week is Liz Feldman, writer and creator of Dead to Me, the new Netflix series starring Christina ...
Robert Oppenheimer, the creator of the atomic bomb, was the ultimate storyteller, someone who created different personas to ...
In Israel’s early years—even earlier, in fact, during the decades leading up to independence—the kibbutz played an integral ...
Ethiopia’s official Jewish community dates to 500 CE. At one time, almost a million Jews lived in over 500 villages in ...
In April an Israeli airstrike struck an Iranian base in Syria on the road to the ancient city of Palmyra. The target, ...
Literary critic Adam Kirsch is reading a page of Talmud a day, along with Jews around the world. One of the things about the ...