Ayelet Cohen

I Don't Want To Feel 'Safe' at Eric Garner’s Expense

New Yorkers’ illusion of safety is coming at the cost of the lives of people like Eric Garner, Ayelet Cohen writes. Jews, of all people, should refuse to pay that price.

The Conservative Movement’s Double Standard

For more than a decade, the Conservative movement has proclaimed its welcoming attitudes toward gay and lesbian Jews. As evidence, Conservative leaders have often cited the movement’s 1992 “Consensus Statement,” which affirms that “gays and lesbians are welcome in our congregations, youth groups, camps and schools.”They neglect