Christmas Eve in Mexico — It’s All About the Baby Jesus

By Barbara Falconer Newhall If you wanted a Santa-Clausy Christmas this year, complete with tinsel, elves, Frosty the Snowman, and abundant gift-buying … [Read more...]

Who Is a Jew? The Pew Research Center Tackles the Question — And Gets Some Answers

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Who is a Jew? Before it could undertake its 2013 survey of U.S. Jews, the Pew Research Center had to think hard about what … [Read more...]