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Shalom (Auslander) In The Thanksgiving Home

Shalom (Auslander) In The Thanksgiving Home
By November 21, 2011

Thanksgiving means family reunions—for some people. For others, it offers an opportunity to stay home and be grateful for having cut those ties. Read More

The Jewish Thanksgiving Table

The Jewish Thanksgiving Table
By November 17, 2011

Turkey anchors all Thanksgivings, but families flavor the meal with preparation and sides—like my mother’s marshmallow-topped sweet-potato tsimmes. Read More

What Do Medical-Marijuana And The Jewish Federations Have In Common?

What Do Medical-Marijuana And The Jewish Federations Have In Common?
By November 15, 2011

Ean Seeb, a Denver medical-marijuana provider who’s active in Jewish causes, helped run parts of last week’s Jewish Federations General Assembly there. Read More

Henry And Jews

Henry And Jews
By November 11, 2011

Henry Miller had complicated feelings about Jews, but his works wouldn’t have reached American audiences without them Read More

Boychick Did Porn

Boychick Did Porn
By November 10, 2011

A nice Jewish boy with an Ivy League degree tells his parents that he has moved to L.A. to make porn. An excerpt from the memoir American Gangbang. Read More

Everything You Ever Needed To Know About Bombing Iran (You Can Learn From Call Of Duty)

Everything You Ever Needed To Know About Bombing Iran (You Can Learn From Call Of Duty)
By November 9, 2011

Lately, there’s a lot of talk coming from Jerusalem about bombing Iran. The idea of such a strike is so preposterous, it sounds like something straight out of a video game. Like a Call of Duty game, Read More