The biblical Ruth broadened the definition of Jewishness. Yet in the popular imagination, Jews and Judaism are still reduced to the straight white male incarnation, writes Leigh Shulman.
There are plenty of reasons to disagree with Orthodox Jews, especially for women. Leigh Shulman reminds us not to be too harsh, especially since outsiders may look down on all of us.
Leigh Shulman knew how to explain porn to her 10-year-old daughter. But Israel’s war in Gaza? That was a lot tougher.