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.
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.
What do we do when we feel like Gd owes us teshuva?
I would like to try to understand the essence of this day by way of one of Judaism’s oldest, most resilient, most beloved and most reviled prayers: U'Netanah Tokef, the early-Musaf journey into fear and trembling, human powerlessness, and the most desperate plea for Divine mercy.
This Rosh Hashana, adding racism to our personal Al Chet is not enough to undo white supremacy and support Black Lives Matter.
Rabbi David Siedenberg asks, "What is the purpose of shiluach haken, the commandment to send away a parent bird before one can take the eggs or babies for oneself?"