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These comedians want to bring Yiddish humor to TV


These comedians want to bring Yiddish humor to TV

Canadian comedians Eli Batalion and Jamie Elman hope to bring the Jewish humor that made their web series "YidLife Crisis" a hit to a wider audience.

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This Sunday school teaches Jewish kids Yiddish — and socialism

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United States

Anti-Semitic poster hung at Kansas State U on Holocaust Remembrance Day

In recent weeks, other minorities on campus have been targeted, including fliers against the LGBTQ community and African-Americans.

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Israel & Middle East

Former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire is studying Hebrew

The 34-year-old basketball player signed a two-year deal with the Israeli basketball team Hapoel Jerusalem last year.

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Jean-Francois Jalkh

Marine Le Pen’s replacement as National Front leader questions use of Holocaust poison

Jean-François Jalkh, who is heading the far-right party on an interim basis, reportedly once said that Zyklon B poison could not have been effective for mass extermination.

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Life & Culture


Cazzie David


Larry David’s daughter has a new web series

Cazzie David, 23, is making headlines by applying her father's brand of humor to the millennial realm.

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