Views My Own

Trump Has No Business Calling Anyone Anywhere 'Anti-Jewish'

A president who has presided over a resurgence of hatred and trafficked in anti-Semitism is suddenly worried about Democrats and Israel.
Matt Taylor
Mass Shootings

After Pittsburgh, American Jews Are Mournful, Afraid, and Defiant

"We shouldn't be shocked that something like this happened."
Eve Peyser
Views My Own

A New American Civil War Feels Closer Than Ever After Pittsburgh

After the worst attack on Jews in American history, it's time to be afraid for the future.
E.J. Graff

The Peculiar Struggle of Toronto's Kosher Restaurants

Despite the city now hosting more kosher restaurants than ever, some still strain to attract Orthodox Jewish customers as Toronto competes with kosher eating hubs like New York City.
David Silverberg
Jewish cuisine

Sephardic Passover Food: Not Your Bubbe’s Matzo Ball Soup

Brisket and gefilte fish feature at many Ashkenazic Passover seders in the US, but the foods of Sephardi Jews are inspired by their roots in the Mediterranean.
Phylisa Wisdom

How Jews Are Responding to a Wave of Anti-Semitic Bomb Threats and Vandalism

The surge of attacks have brought only weak responses from Donald Trump. Some fear it will only get worse.
Alex Kane
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Declines to Mention Jews in Holocaust Day Statement

Presumably this was just an oversight.
VICE Staff

How Hungary's Anti-Semitic Far-Right Poster Boy Found Out He Was a Jew

In 2006, Csanád Szegedi was Vice President of the country's virulently anti-semitic Jobbik Party. Then, his career came tumbling down after it emerged that his family had survived Auschwitz and Nazi labour camps.
Philip Kleinfeld

The Crazy, Failed Idea of Creating a Jewish State in Russia

Birobidzhan was a small region near the Chinese border in Russian that was established as the world's first autonomous Jewish region in the early 1930s. It didn't last long.
Peter Moskowitz

How to Criticise Israel Without Being a Dick

Want to say that bombing Palestinian children as they play on the beach is bad but don't want to say something anti-Semitic? Use this handy guide.
Sam Kriss

The Naz Shah Scandal Shows that the Right Has an Anti-Semitism Problem

But who cares about my opinion? I'm just a Jew.
Sam Kriss

Everyone Came but Elijah at New York's Biggest Gay Passover Party

Sedarlicious is a party featuring over 500 LGBT Jews celebrating "the night away as if we just left Egypt yesterday".
Zak Krevitt; Words by Mason Cholly