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July 18, 2013 2:59pm
Heineken ad campaign almost lures a Birthright Israel trip staffer away from his flock.
July 16, 2013 2:06pm
A friendly Tisha b’Av warning from an anonymous person who doesn’t want you watching movies.
July 11, 2013 11:40am
Why did China propose a Jewish a state in 1928? An error in translation.
July 3, 2013 4:22pm
A hasidic a cappella group struggled while singing the national anthem.
June 10, 2013 11:58am
Old Spice guy Isaiah Mustafa has taken his act to Israel… again.
June 5, 2013 5:39pm
Which chapter of the Old Testament most closely resembles an episode of “Game of Thrones?”
May 30, 2013 5:57pm
The 2013 Spelling Bee was won on the word “knaidel.” A recent history of Jewish words in the bee.
May 30, 2013 12:15pm
The New York Times notes the practice of adding opening pitches as a marketing ploy; but that’s not exactly why FDR pitched twice in 1940.
May 21, 2013 3:04pm
Paterson, N.J., raised some Internet hackles in flying the Palestinian flag above its City Hall — perhaps the first U.S. city to do so — but received no official complaints. For Israel, Philly was first in raising the flag in ’48.
May 14, 2013 11:40am
Check out JTA’s historical English-language coverage of Israel’s Declaration of Independence.