The obvious and hidden reasons Team Israel’s success in the World Baseball Classic is good for Israel and American Jews
Despite spending nearly a combined year in Israel over the course of three trips, I was surprised by how different it felt this time around.
Hundreds of Jews and non-Jews across the Chicago area gathered for one giant “L’chaim” at the second annual Whisky Jewbilee at Architectural Artifacts in Ravenswood on Sept. 1.
Whether you’re new to the whiskey world or you love it and just don’t know much about it, there are a few things you should know that will at least make you conversational in whisk-ese.
If you follow Jewish writers on Twitter, you might have noticed recently that some have put parentheses around their own names. While I wish it were the symbol for a virtual hug, it is actually a protest of a symbol that the Anti-Defamation League now considers hate speech.
I’ve been in New York for five months, and already I’ve felt the effects of moving on my personal growth.
I’ll never forget my first Shabbat at home after spending five months in Jerusalem studying Judaism at the Pardes Institute. I had spent my entire life in the northern suburb of Deerfield before going away to college, yet I came back feeling like a stranger in my home town.