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Emma Chasen has long, dark hair and a sleeve of tattoos. She is wearing bright red glasses and smiling at the camera.

You Should Know…Emma Chasen

Shabbat doesn’t always look like a quiet dinner with candle lighting and prayers over wine and bread. Sometimes, it looks like a Free Britney...

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Synagogues Are Joining an ‘Effective Altruism’ Initiative. Will the Sam Bankman-Fried Scandal Stop Them?

A few years ago, Adam Azari was frustrated over how little he could do ...
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Michigan Man Charged With ‘Ethnic Intimidation’ After Harassing Synagogue-goers Over Israel

A man who was waved away by local police after hassling people ...

Doug Emhoff to Chair White House Roundtable With Jewish Groups on Rising Antisemitism

The White House will convene a roundtable with Jewish organizations on antisemitism.


The Sequel to ‘Boy in the Striped Pajamas’ Is Here. Its Author Has No...

At one point in John Boyne’s new novel ...
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Art Galleries Focus on Levity, Light for December Exhibits

Philadelphia may not have yet seen its first snow of the season, but December brings with it winter in earnest, including the shortest days...

Deeply Jewish Comedy Is Having a Moment, Even as Antisemitism Rocks Pop Culture

Two weeks after a Trump-supporting heckler threw a beer can at Ariel Elias ...

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Acclaimed Jewish countertenor makes Philadelphia premiere at Kimmel Center

Acclaimed as a “young star” and “complete artist” by the New York Times and "extravagantly gifted... poised to redefine what’s possible for singers of this distinctive...

Blinken: US Will Judge Israeli Government on its Policies, Not its Politicians

The Biden administration will base its relationship to Israel’s incoming government on the actions it takes.

Netanyahu on Trump’s Dinner: ‘He Shouldn’t Do That’

Benjamin Netanyahu said the former president’s dinner a week ago ...

Israeli Coalition Deal Gives Itamar Ben-Gvir Control Over the Police, Including in the West...

Itamar Ben-Gvir, the right-wing Israeli politician ...