• US election results come in at Hillary Clinton’s election night event in New York City

  • World War II Russia: the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee sign an appeal to the world's Jews to join the fight against Hitler

  • Noa Koller as Michal in bridal glory in Rama Burshtein's romantic comedy Through the Wall

  • Bahla gives a jazzy twist to traditional Jewish music: Andrea Di Biase, Tal Janes, Inês Loubet, Ben Brown, Joseph Costi

  • Sephardi Renaissance: members of the Baghdadi Jewish community, Shanghai, 1930s

  • Try this! JR's Danielle Goldstein (right) takes part in a class at Strictly Israeli Dancing

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  • The Russian Revolution: one hundred years on
  • Did Dylan deserve the Nobel? Clive Sinclair and Frank Furedi go head to head
  • Lipstadt versus Irving – the film: A new film, Denial, put the Holocaust trail on the big screen. We speak to the real-life QC who fought Lipstadt's case
  • Is there still a home for Jews in Labour? Parry Mitchell says no; Louise Ellman MP is fighting from within


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JR OutLoud
Listen to a guided audio tour of the Jewish Museum’s exhibition Shaping Ceramics with artist Janet Haig
Charles Dorfman talks about acting in hit comedy Luv – seasonal fun to light up winter.
An imam, a rabbi and a priest
walk into a comedy club… and debut as stand-up comics. They tell us more…

JR Blog
Review: Promises, Promises ★★★ - The swinging 60s live up to their name in a musical with pedigree (until 18 Feb).
Review: Veteran’s Day ★★★★ - Donald Freed’s 1987 cautionary tale is timely and provocative in the month of Trump’s inauguration (on until 24 Jan).
Review: The Red Shoes ★★★★★ - Bourne’s transcendent storytelling ravishes the senses (touring until 7 Jun).
Review: The Merchant of Venice ★★★★ – Tchaikowsky’s opera builds brilliantly on Shakespeare’s play and receives a stunning UK premiere by the WNO (on 19-20 Jul London). 


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Labour's Jewish problem
Louise Ellman MP and Lord Parry Mitchell talk to Rebecca Taylor about antisemitism on the left and the future of the Labour Party


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Bridget Jones – the Chasidic version
Jaon Solomons speaks to Rama Burshtein, the Orthodox director whose take on filmaking is distinctly unorthodox

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