For the Seventh Night of Hanukkah…

I read this article this weekend, entitled “Rethinking Hanukkah: The Dark History of the Festival of Lights.” Written by a friend of a friend, the article explains the story of the Maccabees more in depth and context than I learned growing up or than the Wikipedia page.  Read it the whole way through (it’s short) before making up your mind about it.

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