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Eat More Hummus, Help End Smoking?

Eat More Hummus, Help End Smoking?
By November 23, 2014

As demand for the Middle Eastern dip grows, chickpeas compete with tobacco as the new cash crop. Read More

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OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Israelites Finally Peace Out of Egypt

OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Israelites Finally Peace Out of Egypt
By November 20, 2014

And are given the commandment to eat matzo on Passover. Thanks, God! Read More

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Watch: Three Grandmas Smoke Weed For the First Time

Watch: Three Grandmas Smoke Weed For the First Time
By November 20, 2014

WWBD (What Would Bubbe Do?) Read More

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In Israel, Children of Same-Sex Couples Set to Receive Gay-Friendly ID Cards

In Israel, Children of Same-Sex Couples Set to Receive Gay-Friendly ID Cards
By November 19, 2014

“Mother’s name” or “Father’s name” will be listed twice. (Until now, one parent had to be registered as the other gender.) Read More

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Where Does the “Jewish Nose” Come From?

Where Does the “Jewish Nose” Come From?
By November 18, 2014

In ‘The New York Review of Books,’ historian Sara Lipton explains the origins of the caricature. Read More

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Dutch Family Members Wear Star of David Necklaces to Combat Anti-Semitism

Dutch Family Members Wear Star of David Necklaces to Combat Anti-Semitism
By November 17, 2014

Non-Jewish father, mother, and daughter are “ashamed of what is happening in their country.”

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