Gordon Haber


How to Send Your Jewish Kid to College — Without Stressing Out

By Gordon Haber

How to Send Your Jewish Kid to College — Without Stressing Out
Sending a kid off to college is never easy. But are these are particularly trying times? Gordon Haber spoke to Jewish parents with college-age children to get some insight into their concerns.Read More


'How I Stopped' Reading Shlomo Sand's Crackpot Memoirs

By Gordon Haber

'How I Stopped' Reading Shlomo Sand's Crackpot Memoirs
Shlomo Sand attacked the Israeli national myth of Jewish identity in his first bestseller. Now, in an odd new book filled with conspiracy theories, he takes scattershot aim at Judaism itself.Read More


Israel and Circumcision Top List of Concerns in New 'Pewish' Plays

By Gordon Haber

Israel and Circumcision Top List of Concerns in New 'Pewish' Plays
The Pew Survey of American Jewry has inspired conversation, argument, and now actual drama. ‘Pewish,’ a night of new Jewish plays, shows how influential the survey continues to be.Read More


A Personal History of Blood Libel in Poland

By Gordon Haber

A Personal History of Blood Libel in Poland
Recently, a painting depicting blood libel and making manifest a long history of Polish anti-Semitism was unveiled in the town of Sandomierz. Gordon Haber recalls seeing the painting up close and the effect it had on him.Read More


How the Other Half of America Still Lives

By Gordon Haber

How the Other Half of America Still Lives
Michael Harrington’s ‘The Other America,’ changed what we know about poverty. Sasha Abramsky finds things haven’t changed much in the 50 years since.Read More



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