Yiddish for the 21st century
A new Duolingo course is training a small army to demand babka, can it also heal communal divides?
Homos, Houmous and Hamantaschen: Vashti Meets Chanukah Lewinsky
On the eve of Purim, we speak to drag artist and queer cabaret creator Dex Grodner about Judaism and genderfuckery.
by Anya Metzer
The romance of American Jewish anarchism
A nostalgic portrait of America’s oldest Yiddish anarchist newspaper, and the community that coalesced around it, is recounted in a recently restored documentary.
Can film unteach Hasbara?
A new documentary, screened at the UK Jewish Film Festival this week, considers whether exposure to video footage of the plight of Palestinians can change the hearts and minds of Israel’s fiercest advocates.
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