Like the Orthodox Shabbat laws, each prohibition is actually liberation. Whether you believe in God or not.
How an Orthodox rabbi and behavioral economist are trying to make Sabbath cool again.
As Jay Michaelson’s Facebook feed fills up with uninteresting pictures of menorahs, sufganiyot and latkes, he asks: Why are we obsessed with documenting our Hanukkah observance?
Our culture seems to be going through an ‘unplugging’ craze, and Jews have taken the lead. But Elissa Strauss wonders if we’re losing more than we are gaining when we turn off our gadgets.