'If someone had ever told me that I had the slightest chance of winning the Nobel Prize, I would have to think that I'd have about the same odds as standing on the moon,' says the laureate.
The House of Representatives passed the Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act, or HEAR Act, on Wednesday. It must still pass the Senate.
Verdict will address whether fathers earning the same or less than mothers will keep making full payments.
Writer-director Rama Burshtein has made two acclaimed films about the ultra-Orthodox world - 'Fill the Void' and now 'Through the Wall.' However, she says she has no interest in preaching to the converted.
For Jews, a large, festive meal isn’t a once-a-year affair like Thanksgiving, but rather a weekly routine. This menu will let you pull together a well-thought-out Friday night dinner with Eastern and Western influences in one afternoon.
By the 1920s, only a small remnant of Harlem’s Jews remained.
It is not clear why the announcement of the death of the singer-poet, who was buried Thursday in Montreal, was delayed.
In his final album, the burden on his shoulders is lighter and it's almost possible to see the thin smile on his lips as he makes his way, in typically funeral tempo, to the finish line.
God is the dominant image in the poet’s most-loved songs and is present in different ways, even more than lovers.
The poet's lyrics were full of Jewish and Biblical inspiration.