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For Purim, Mallorcan Jews didn’t need to hide

DE MALLORCA, Spain — On this island south of Barcelona, Jews celebrate Purim these days pretty much as they do most ...

AIPAC_2018

With 'Jexodus', Trump challenges, angers Israel bipartisanship

— The House hearing was about foreign aid, and almost as soon as it started it took a political turn: The ...

Bergen_Belsen_Ketubah

Ketubah affirms life in the midst of death

By Henry Abramson — It is jarring to see a Star of David placed between the Hebrew transliteration of the words Bergen-Belsen, ...


 

News

Police in Christchurch, New Zealand, after shootings at two mosques on March 15, 2019. (Screenshot)

New Zealand Jews sickened by deadly mosque attacks

Jewish groups from New Zealand and beyond expressed their horror at the slaying of at...

Todays Life

‘Seder Feud’ Passover game created by HEA members

Did you take the survey? Abbie Hayutin, together with husband Sid, has developed a new...

Features

Members of the Jewish community of Mallorca, Spain, attend a Tu b'Shvat picnic, Feb. 10, 2019. (Cnaan Liphshiz)

For Purim, Mallorcan Jews didn’t need to hide

PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain — On this island south of Barcelona, Jews celebrate Purim...

Opinion

Hamantaschen go savory

The ongoing and ever-intensifying foodie craze seems to be inspiring stranger and...

Leisure

A painting of Joseph Pulitzer (Library of Congress)

New documentary explores the man behind the Pulitzer Prize

LOS ANGELES — It’s a story that would not sound too out of place in 2019: New...

Obituaries

Matt Buckstein

Matt Buckstein: Denver’s Nashville-style star

Buckstein, one of Denver’s hottest country-western singers, arrives in jeans, a plaid...