The Superficial's moronically hateful coverage of Tila Tequila's conversion to Judaism


Tila Tequila

Let’s get the meat of the gossip out of the way: Reality show star Tila Tequila (real name: Tila Nguyen) is converting to Judaism.

Shit Jewish girls don't actually say


First of all, enough with the “Shit [Insert Group Here] Say” videos.

Gali Girls ad promotes questionable "Jewish values"


Gali Girls

The creators of the Gali Girls Chanukah video want you to think it's funny.

Women should be seen AND heard in Israel


Extremist Ulta-Orthodox groups in Israel are trying to erase images of women from public space.

Millionaire Matchmaker Patti Stanger: Jewess With a Bad Attitude?


Patti Stanger of Bravo's Millionaire Matchmaker

Is there such thing as being a Jewess with too much attitude? Increasingly, it looks like the answer may be yes, and the evidence is in Millionaire Matchmaker star Patti Stanger.

Siri may seem Jewish, but she wont help you with family planning


Apple's Siri

Back in October, eJewishPhilanthropy ran an article by Leo Margul joking about a "Jewish update" to the Apple iPhone's auto

Together, we are making change


Gail Reimer

Change is definitely in the air, and it is filling me with hope.

Hot Buttons: Conversations Without Women are Not Cool


Gail Reimer

A little over 15 years ago, I found my calling. While attending a Jewish Funder’s Network conference, I received a monograph on Jewish social justice circulated to all conference participants.

Yiddish signs tell women to "move to the side"


Yiddish signs in Brooklyn

If we are to judge what is Jewish by what Jews do (or don't do), we might conclude this week that Jews apparently welcome the New Year with apples, honey, and signs about where women should stand.


Rising Voices


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