Monday , 26 September 2016
  • Jewish Word // Yiches

    Jewish Word // Yiches

    When Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow appeared on NBC’s hit show “Who Do You Think You Are?” she was delighted to discover that her paternal great-great-great grandfather, Tzvi Hirsch, was a prominent rabbi, kabbalist and purported mirac...

  • Young readers share their thoughts about Wiesel’s Night

    Young readers share their thoughts about Wiesel’s Night

    I grew up hearing the stories of my grandparents, who both survived the Holocaust, but when I read Night, it was in a different setting than I was used to: The text was assigned for my 9th-grade English class... ...

  • Elisha Wiesel Remembers His Father

    Elisha Wiesel Remembers His Father

    “Whenever I want to hear my father’s voice, I can pick up a book from my bedside and I can hear him speak.” ...

  • The Many Legacies of Elie Wiesel

    The Many Legacies of Elie Wiesel

    With the death of Elie Wiesel, the world has lost one of the most powerful voices of the past century... Interviews with Ted Koppel, Bernard-Henri Lévy, Dina Porat, Natan Sharansky, Leon Wieseltier, Elisha Wiesel and more ...

  • American Whiskey’s Jewish Spirit

    American Whiskey’s Jewish Spirit

    The proverbial liquor cabinet in the collective consciousness of American Jewry contains only a handful of familiar—and unquestionably eccentric, nostalgia-soaked—libations... ...

  • Shadows in the Golden Land

    Shadows in the Golden Land

    Myanmar has finally emerged from decades of military dictatorship. But its new democratic government has yet to confront the persecution of the country’s Muslim minority. ...

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