A Hanukkah Song from the Indigo Girls

I didn’t even know this song existed until last week, but it’s a welcome addition to the small-but-growing Hanukkah music canon. [Read more...]

Angelina Jolie’s Directorial Debut Is About Interfaith Romance

Actress Angelina Jolie has moved behind the camera to direct her first film, In the Land of Blood and Honey. The movie is set during the war in Bosnia, and the main characters are a Bosnian Muslim woman and a Serbian Christian man who fall in love amidst the chaos and gore: she’s a prisoner [Read More...]

Jewelry Brand Tries to Use Religion to Sell Products

The Norway-based jewelry line Bjorg has been featured in magazines like Vogue, Elle, and Nylon, but it doesn’t have household name recognition the way that, say, Alexis Bittar does. So the brand relied on a time-honored way to get attention: openly courting religious controversy. The ad for their new line features two models doing things [Read More...]