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May 1, 2014 5:01pm
Is it good or bad for Hadassah: The Women’s Zionist Organization, that it now shares a name with former Alaska governor/Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s dog?
April 25, 2014 1:11pm
At the ’64 World’s Fair, Israel struggled first with expenses — and then with a controversial anti-Israel mural at the nearby Jordan Pavilion.
April 23, 2014 4:03pm
Just hours after observant Jews ended their Passover-mandated abstinence from all things leavened, the New York Times gave them something to chew on: an entire Dining section devoted to bread.
April 18, 2014 2:15pm
The Jews (and their haters) react to Chelsea’s big news.
April 17, 2014 3:57pm
While paid maternity leave is a rarity in the U.S. private sector, scores of Jewish groups are embracing it in response to a campaign by a Jewish women’s advocacy group.
April 17, 2014 11:57am
Although he is not Jewish, President Obama has been hosting seders, using a Maxwell House Haggadah, for Jewish and gentile friends since 2008.
April 14, 2014 11:08am
Want to sing “Let it Go” at your seder, but don’t feel like writing your own Passover version? JTA has printable lyrics to add to your Haggadah.
April 11, 2014 10:30am
From New York-made matzah going to Palestine, to matzah scandals to a proposal that matzah profits subsidize yeshivas, 1934 was a big year for the unleavened bread.
April 9, 2014 7:21pm
The leader of the American Federation of Teachers raps the Perelman Jewish Day School for ceasing recognition of its teacher union.
April 8, 2014 4:36pm
Idina Menzel’s hit song from Disney’s “Frozen” has spawned a slew of Passover-related parody videos.