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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.
April 6, 2014 2:00am
When Jonathan Pollard was sentenced to life 27 years ago, American Jews and Israelis differed in their reactions.
April 3, 2014 2:37pm
Despite rumors of their demise, the prime minister’s handcrafted matzahs are perfectly kosher and will end up on someone’s seder table, a Chabad spokesman says.
April 3, 2014 11:51am
Mobilized by the death of two colleagues’ son, 73 rabbis gave up their hair to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
April 2, 2014 1:17pm
In February a Jordanian named Yitzhak Rabin enlisted in the Israel Defense Forces. Now, an African American convert to Judaism in Jerusalem has officially changed his name to Barack Obama.
April 1, 2014 6:50pm
With the peace process in peril and discussions floating about freeing Jonathan Pollard, releasing Palestinian prisoners and freezing settlements, Benjamin Netanyahu was baking matzah.
March 30, 2014 12:30pm
Releasing prisoners has been a frequent bargaining chip and confidence-building measure in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.