There are few issues more polarizing in America than abortion. Few issues split Americans so perfectly and so consistently and down the middle.
America distinguishes itself because our government, our media, our neighbors, are enormously welcoming of those of us of the Jewish faith.
In Lakewood, Orthodox Jews are fighting the anti-vaxx campaigns in their own community.
Remember: The Thanksgiving table isn’t the Internet.
President Trump had an opportunity to show the country that he is willing and able to be a leader, but he failed.
I’ve been thinking a great deal about that first Yom Kippur after my father died, about my anger at God for making me an orphan at 19.
“It almost seemed like both myself and my suggested date were ‘damaged goods.’”
Dear rabbis of the world: please don’t turn your congregants’ High Holiday spiritual experience into a political diatribe.
Experiencing sexual abuse was correlated with experiencing greater mental distress and lower intrinsic religiosity than their non-abused peers.
It may be a fun exercise to dunk on your political, but for the long-term health of our political discourse, it’s much more effective to be kind.