At Fancy Food Show, Kosher Steps Out

06/30/2015 - 20:00
Editorial Interns

When Jules Verne wrote his classic novel, around the World in Eighty Days; in 1873, such a feat seemed impossible.

However, this past week, foodies at the 61st Summer Fancy Food Festival could accomplish this goal without ever stepping foot outside of NewYork City's Javits Center. Organized by country or state of origin, over 2,600 artisanal food producers from across the globe, both kosher and non-kosher, assembled their respective goods, ranging from blood-red beet chips to tire-sized parmesan cheese wheels to wild hibiscus flowers coated in a sugary syrup.

In Germany, Jewish Activist Named Sexiest Female Politician

Marina Weisband, a leading member of the 'Pirate Party Germany,' immigrated from Ukraine as a child.
01/16/2013 - 19:00

A 25-year-old Jewish woman has been voted Germany's sexiest female politician.

Marina Weisband: Breakout star of the German Pirate Party. Getty Images
Syndicate content