Michah Gottlieb


Real Issue for Conservative Judaism Is Authenticity

By Michah Gottlieb

Real Issue for Conservative Judaism Is Authenticity
The clash between authenticity and egalitarianism spurred Michah Gottlieb to leave his Conservative synagogue. He explains why it may help explain the movement’s decline.Read More


How Conservative Judaism Lost Me

By Michah Gottlieb

How Conservative Judaism Lost Me
Michah Gottlieb grew up a deeply engaged Conservative Jew, but he no longer identifies that way. What happened — and what does it tell us about the denomination’s troubles?Read More


When Orthodoxy Goes Too Far

By Michah Gottlieb

When Orthodoxy Goes Too Far
The Orthodox buck the communal line when it comes to gay marriage. But some were also on the wrong side of history when they defended slavery, Michah Gottlieb points out.Read More






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