Yehuda Kurtzer

Conflict: Last summer’s Gaza war brought out all the deep divisions in the American Jewish community.

The Benefits of Airing Deep Splits Among Jews

2015 will finally be the year that the American Jewish community gets comfortable airing its disagreements in public. Yehuda Kurtzer says that’s a good thing.

Abraham's Lesson: Quality Over Quantity in Push for Jewish Continuity

Yehuda Kurtzer has heard the arguments about urging Jews to have more Jewish children. He uses Abraham to illustrate his own argument for quality over quantity.

Putting Aside That Old Jewish Pessimism

We’ve survived for millennia yet Jews still feel anxious about such banal worries as, say, the impending retirement of the generation of baby boomer CEOs running Jewish organizations.