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  • Emily Stern—Howard Stern’s daughter—on stage and off

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 29, 2008 | 12:30 am

    Emily Stern is 6 feet tall and resembles her father, radio icon Howard Stern, but she does not aspire to a career in radio.

    She says her interests lie in her spiritual and artistic endeavors: attending the Romemu (Jewish Renewal) synagogue and its Red Tent women's group in...

  • Allosemitism (noun)—Jews as the perpetual ‘other’

    August 7, 2008 | 4:41 am

    WEIMAR, Germany (JTA)—I learned a new word this summer—“allosemitism.”

    Coined by a Polish-Jewish literary critic named Artur Sandauer, the term describes a concept with which I am quite familiar—the idea of Jews as the perpetual “other.”

    Allosemitism can embrace both positive and...