Women of the United States have been beaten and groped and insulted. The recent Presidential debates have brought out a crude and vulgar side of sexism that hits a new low, even for politics. Last night Trump’s baseless malice elicited a collective gasp from viewers of the debate when he interrupted Clinton’s comments on Social […]
Establishment Jewry was too quiet on Trump's anti-Semitism -- but new groups and young Jews took him on. Time to pass the baton to a new generation of Jewish defense groups.
Jewschool says goodbye to 5776 -- and hello to a new year of progressive Jewish activism and opinion. Wishing everyone meaningful Yom Kippur.
Too many American Jews do nothing to address the most important moral issue that our community faces today -- the occupation of the Palestinian Territories -- and continue to perpetuate it.
Jacob Neusner is credited with creating Jewish Studies -- a real academic field, outside the yeshiva, shaping how you and I think about American Jewry.
Hundreds of young Jews protested Jewish federations support for endless occupation as part of IfNotNow's High Holiday #HeedTheCall actions.
Rachel Ida Buff reflects on Unetaneh tokef over a missing family cat.
Aaron Hodge Greenberg's artwork of a Black Lives Matter tallis went viral -- here's why he made it, what it means, and more on art as social protest.
What do we do when we feel like Gd owes us teshuva?