Orthodoxy should stop going down the rabbit hole of Talmudic reasoning and should focus on the broader message to the world. That’s an unexpected lesson from the poet Maya Angelou.
A narrow group of right-wingers is seeking to impose an ideological litmus test on the Israel Day Parade. J.J. Goldberg says the push betrays the roots of Zionism.
All across the country young Jews are working to improve their communities. We want to find those people and share their stories. We’re looking for The Do-ers.
Maya Angelou, who has died at 86, was a celebrated poet, author, and chronicler of the African-American experience. She also had several memorable interactions with the Jewish world.
Jordan Kutzik didn’t believe his friend’s claim that Palestinians are dehumanized by much of the Jewish community — until he began looking into the “Pallywood” meme.