Monthly Archives: August 2017

Jewish Artist Jack Kirby Co-Created X-Men and Captain America. But What He Did Next Was Even Better.

The celebrated cartoonist hid his greatest Jewish reference in plain sight Read More

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Remembering Bea Wain, the Remarkable Jewish Singer Who First Recorded ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’

Wain, who topped Ella Fitzgerald in 1939, passed away earlier this month at 100 Read More

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Conan O’Brien’s Whirlwind Tour of Israel is Exactly What You’d Expect—and That’s What Makes It So Fun

The comedian has hit Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of El-Al, and the results are predictably endearing, if entirely ordinary Read More

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A Conversation with Eleanor Bergstein, Writer and Producer of ‘Dirty Dancing,’ on its 30th Anniversary

Why a 1987 film about 1963 still resonates in 2017 Read More

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This is the Most Sublime Anti-Semitic Internet Rant You Will Read Today

String Cheese Incident drummer Michael Travis wants you to know that some of his best friends are Jews—and also about the Rothschilds and the Zionist cartel and the “Jewish banking agenda.” Read More

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In Decades-Old Jewish Social Justice Manifesto, Lessons for Today’s Activists

The more things changed since 1970, the more they stayed the same Read More

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How a Jewish Soda Company Helped the Insane Clown Posse Fight the Nazis

Faygo, started by Jewish immigrants, helped fuel the Juggalos’ anti-Fascist march on DC Read More

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In Comic Book World, Queer Is the New Jewish

An art form created by Jews opens a new chapter in diversity and representation of minorities Read More

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