Opinion

Here you’ll find a wide range of opinions on the complex issues facing the Jewish landscape, nationally and internationally. Visit our opinion section for op-eds on the day’s top stories, criticisms of political figures and takes on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This opinions section is a safe space for diverse voices to share their experiences with Judaism, anti-Semitism and more. Each story and every opinion has the potential to teach us something new.

Remembering Elijah Cummings, A Brave Leader And Friend Of The Jewish Community

A leader of the Jewish community in Baltimore remembers Rep. Elijah Cummings, whose program forged ties between black and Jewish youth.

Letter to the Editor: I Was at the Bard Anti-Semitism Panel, and Saw Deep Disagreement, not Singling Out of Jews

This article is a response to an article one published on Saturday night by Batya Ungar Sargon, Opinion Editor of The Forward. You can read the original article here .

‘Oh My God, Why Are They Doing This?’ Northeastern Syrians Await Their Fate

Others tried to flee to areas they presumed would be safer from the Turkish onslaught.

I Was Protested At Bard College For Being A Jew

If you think allowing Jews to be protested for being Jews isn’t represent a red line, I have nothing more to say to you, and nothing I want to hear.

Leviticus 18: Don’t Shy Away From Wrestling With The Torah’s Tough Texts

The reward of wrestling with problematic texts is here and now.

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