There’s No Seder Like a Showbiz Seder

There’s No Seder Like a Showbiz Seder

For the ultimate efficiency, the singer and songwriter Shaina Taub sat at a piano and sang her forthcoming tune “Huddled Masses,” which was impressed by a protest poster that quoted from Emma Lazarus’s poem “The New Colossus,” which she seen at Kennedy Airport after President Trump first proposed restrictions upon vacationers from sure international locations, […]

What Is Jewdas? A Group’s Provocative Approach Starts With Its Name

What Is Jewdas? A Group’s Provocative Approach Starts With Its Name

In a tweet the group posted on the finish of final 12 months, it referred to as Israel a “steaming pile of sewage.” The group has additionally drawn criticism for disruptive actions, together with protests in Trafalgar Square and occasions aimed toward satirizing extra established Jewish teams. Some press accounts have taken a extra charitable […]

Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Leader, Defends Sharing Seder With Jewdas

Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Leader, Defends Sharing Seder With Jewdas

“The Jewish community is not one monolithic bloc; part of its beauty is in its plurality and diversity,” Ms. Nichols added, arguing that it was “absolutely right,” for the Labour chief to “engage with the community at all levels.” Jon Lansman, founding father of the pro-Corbyn group Momentum, acknowledged that previous feedback by Jewdas about […]

Celebrating Mimouna and Its Dose of Post-Passover Carbs

Celebrating Mimouna and Its Dose of Post-Passover Carbs

Setting a conventional Mimouna desk begins with meals you lay out as symbols however don’t truly eat. A stay fish in a bowl connotes fertility or abundance. Milk, eggs, wheat, fava beans and flour might make an look, too. There are additionally meals that don’t present up on the desk. Observant Jews don’t combine meat […]

Opinion

Opinion

In small cities throughout America (together with my hometown, Yamhill, Ore., which has one stoplight and 5 church buildings), this course of additionally elevates girls into public ethical authorities. When a pair wrestles with infidelity, or a person beats his spouse, it’s now typically a feminine pastor or rabbi who counsels them. Will the messenger […]

When Joan Rivers and Martha Stewart decorated matzo houses for Passover

When Joan Rivers and Martha Stewart embellished matzo homes for Passover

The late-great comedienne Joan Rivers was a frequent guest on Martha Stewart’s daytime present. One yr for Passover, they constructed gingerbread-like homes with sheets of matzo and embellished them with different kosher meals together with macaroons, chocolate, dried fruits, and nuts. Such a cute concept! Watch: Happy Pesach to these of […]