Slowing down for a contemplative break during the month of Elul always sounds like a good idea. It conjures hours spent journaling about the passing year and preparing for the rigors of the high holidays. Usually the possibility of a…
This year, we fight Nazis. We do it because it is a moral imperative, and we do it for survival. We fight because we are Jews. #JewsFightNazis.
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.
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.
There’s no other way to say it — this has been a brutal year. Tragic violence at home, horrific wars abroad, and an American election campaign that shakes faith in the prospect for much change for the better in the…
A poetic reflection on the New Year, God, prayer, and all that.