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Weekly Yiderati: Forward Founder Turns 150, Shteyngart’s Heavy Friends, Emily Gould’s Advice, Art Spiegelman and More

  Yesterday was the 150th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Cahan (pictured above).  The Forward looks back on the legacy of it’s creator.  Gary Shteyngart introduces us to his famous friends, James Franco, Jay McInerney, Edmund White and Mary … Read More

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150 Years of Sholem

Taking into consideration that Russia wasn’t using the Gregorian calendar until after the Revolution of 1917, today is the day that Sholem Aleichem was born, 150 years ago in what you know as Ukraine. While I harbor a deep, personal … Read More

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JK Rowling Gets into Twitter Spat Over Anti-Semitism

The ‘Harry Potter’ author defends Jews online. Read More

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A Punk Playlist for Passover

Unconventional covers of traditional songs plus new perspectives on the holiday Read More

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YIDDISH. ‘FIDDLER.’ IS COMING.

This is not a drill!! Read More

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Happy Rihannukah!

With bonus Ryan Gosling Read More

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Shabbat Punk Playlist

Sabbath holiness, godlessness, and sex Read More

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Bring Back ‘Parade’

Now, more than ever, is the time to revive the musical about Leo Frank. Read More

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