Arts & Culture

You Should Know … Elissa Brent Weissman

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Elissa Brent Weissman loved living in Baltimore; it’s the city where she spent her college days, her early working years and where her two...

In ‘You People,’ Jonah Hill’s a Jewish Guy Who Finds Love With a Farrakhan...

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Were Jews the “OG slaves”? Can American slavery be compared to the Holocaust? And who gets the last word on Louis Farrakhan? These questions have...

Calendar: January 17–26

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Tuesday, Jan. 17 “I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli Join the BZD and New-York Historical Society for a free online event examining how Jewish...

‘We Are Here’: Concert Featuring Holocaust Songs to Debut at Carnegie Hall

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Mike Wagenheim | JNS The day Holocaust survivor and Nobel Prize laureate Elie Wiesel died, composer and music producer Ira Antelis said something came over...

Massive trove of prewar Jewish artifacts unearthed by construction workers in Poland

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Construction workers renovating an old tenement house in Lodz, Poland, unearthed a surprising find: an untouched cache of hundreds of Jewish artifacts believed to...

You Should Know … Danielle Frye

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Danielle (“Dani”) Frye is a natural with kids. After all, she has been exposed to them her entire life. Growing up on Long Island, N.Y.,...

Brad Ausmus, Kevin Youkilis join Team Israel coaching staff for 2023 World Baseball Classic

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Former MLB All-Stars Brad Ausmus and Kevin Youkilis have joined Team Israel as coaches ahead of the 2023 World Baseball Classic. The team’s manager, Ian...

In Turkey, Orthodox drama ‘Shtisel’ is being adapted for a Muslim audience

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Shtisel,” a TV series about haredi Orthodox Jews that became an international phenomenon after Netflix picked it up in 2018, is getting a Muslim...

Calendar: January 10-14

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Tuesday, Jan. 10 Free Résumé Consultations Keep in tune with the job market and best modern practices by scheduling a free consultation with a certified advanced...

An uphill climb? Netflix film aims to reduce stigma on seeking therapy

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Alan Zeitlin | Special to the JT Aaron Schneider, who has been a therapist in Baltimore for the past seven years, is pleased that a...