Sunday, June 16, 2019
Abortion Animating Jewish Activists As 2020 Looms
Groups pushing freedom of religion argument in battle over reproductive rights.
‘Shtiselmania’ And Discovering The ‘Other’
Jewish Week Editors
‘Shtisel’ Actress, Hadas Yaron Opens Up About Her Character
The Shtisel Quiz: Just how big of a ‘Shtisel’ fan are you?!
‘Shtisel’ Star On Working With Spielberg, Her Award-Winning Career, Future Plans
Education Key To New City Bias Office
Opening of hate crimes prevention unit moved up amid anti-Semitism spike.
‘American Jews Forgot To Tell Their Children’
New documentary on Natan and Avital Sharansky revives the inspiring story of the heroes of the refusenik movement.
Letter From Israel
Is The U.S. Really For Annexation?
Sharp debate in Israel over whether ambassador’s comments suggest a U.S. policy shift.
Israeli Study Can Help Improve Babies’ Health
Sponsored by Hadassah
Weed (Not That Kind) As ‘Bridge To Peace’
The ‘Heights’ Of The New Kosher Cuisine
Can The Synagogue Survive?
Rabbi Terry Bookman
A Pox On Vaccines
On the scene at an Orthodox anti-vaxxer rally in Midwood.
The Politics Of A Hug
Rabbi Susan Falk
A heartbreaking but redemptive trip to the southern border.
‘I Like To Clash Different Worlds’
Lea Kalisch’s one-woman, autobiographical show mixes everything from rap to rhumba, hip hop to chasidic.
The UK Is Finally Taking Labour’s Anti-Semitism Seriously
A Famed French-Jewish Philosopher Is Afraid To Leave His Home
Alain Finkielkraut’s pro-Israel views have cost him as anti-Semitism rises.
A Dose Of Yiddishkeit In Deauville
Changing The Past, Fixing The Future
The 36 Under 36 Innovators Lighting the Way
These young Jewish leaders face challenging times with empathy, optimism and innovation.
Sara Blau, 17
Rabbi Samantha Frank, 29, and Rena Singer, 28
Chris Harrison, 29
How Zahav Got The (James Beard) Gold
Mike Solomonov and Steven Cook dish on their Israeli food empire in Philly, and how they snagged the coveted food industry award
”The Unorthodox” Review
“The Unorthodox” shows the fight to combat discrimination for Sepharadim and we can use those lessons to continue to fight injustices.
NYC Jewish-y Events, June 7 – 19
Your weekly guide to educational, cultural and quirky events in New York City, with a Jewish bent.
The New Normal
Father’s Day Gratitude: Appreciating The Village Supporting My Kid
Bryan Schwartzman recognizes the resources and support needed to raise a child with ADHD.
The Bread Of Affection
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