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  3. Why the Jewish Now (and Future) Can’t Be Confined to the Paradigms of the Past

Work of Heartbreaking Genius

Work of Heartbreaking Genius

By Batya Ungar-Sargon

In his new book, ‘Rocket and Lightship: Essays on Literature and Ideas,’ critic and atheist Adam Kirsch quietly redefines the role of the American Jew.


President Vs. Prime Minister

President Vs. Prime Minister

By Ben Sales

Reuven Rivlin just did the one thing Israel’s president doesn’t usually do: He publicly, and vehemently, opposed a bill endorsed by Benjamin Netanyahu. Why?


At the Start: The controversial pipeline would send oil from Canada’s tar fields — like this one near Fort McMurray, Alberta — to America for processing.

Keystone Conundrum

By Nathan Guttman

Debate over the Keystone Pipeline has exposed differing Jewish communal priorities. Should we focus on national security, or on the battle against climate change?


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