Recently, the trolls came for me.
As a teacher in an Orthodox boys’ school, I’m told to leave the room for prayer times. The message to my students is clear.
He made a graphic of a “Facebook Safety Check,” where Noah could mark himself “safe” during The Great Flood of 2105 BCE.
How do you raise tolerant Orthodox kids when everyone around you screams Trump?
The Rebbe told us to go broke in order to do good in this world. Because God is always providing.
Discussions with my fellow Jews-by-choice suggest something critical is systematically ignored in our discussions of conversion: converts themselves.
The l’chaims are getting out of hand.
European Jewish men who deny their wives religious divorces may risk being arrested upon arrival to Israel.
The Harvey Weinstein scandal is just the latest case of the misuse and exploitation of power through sexual harassment and abuse by people in influential positions. It has caught everyone’s attention and has empowered victims to come forward, speak out, and be believed. Hopefully it is finally the catalyst for significant cultural change.
Here, if you’re going to be mentally ill, you’d better pray that you’re the ‘right’ type of mentally ill.