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March 10, 2014 4:40pm
Watch Leo Bretholz, who passed away this weekend, describe how he managed to escape from a French train bound for Auschwitz.
March 9, 2014 2:48pm
A 1933 JTA series documented life on a Jewish collective in Crimea where “the ghetto Jew is gradually being transformed into a new man.”
March 7, 2014 12:38pm
Acclaimed writer Gary Shteyngart devoted a chapter of his new tragicomic memoir to his alma mater, the Solomon Schechter School of Queens, but none of what he has to say is particularly flattering.
March 6, 2014 11:25am
Was the PJ Library right to make a book involving an LGBT family by request only?
February 28, 2014 4:28pm
Why are two American Jewish foundations distributing Arabic books?
February 28, 2014 2:20pm
Now that rabbis can no longer lobby to be included on the top rabbis’ list, here are some suggestions of alternative activities to occupy their time.
February 28, 2014 10:00am
Twenty years after sweeping the Academy Awards, “Schindler’s List” is a classic. Even while it was in production, the Holocaust film was already garnering considerable attention.
February 25, 2014 11:47am
As the sixth annual Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month draws to a close, the issue of disabilities is enjoying greater prominence than ever. But advocates say more must be done.
February 23, 2014 12:53pm
With its effort to give Sephardic Jews citizenship, Spain’s government is showing remorse over the 1492 expulsion — and it’s not the first time Spanish officials expressed such sentiments.
February 21, 2014 5:06pm
With Kiev in flames, it’s hard not to notice the stark contrasts between Jan Koum’s Ukrainian birthplace and his current Silicon Valley surroundings.