When Will Orthodoxy be Ready for Me?

  I’ve written about the successes and shortcomings of my fourteen years of Modern Orthodox day school education before, from religious,...

First Results of the Jewish Student Survey are In!

  Preliminary results of the Demographic Survey of American Jewish College Students 2014 are out. Started last spring by Drs. Barry Kosmin and...

Popping New York’s Jewish Bubble

I grew up in the New York area: capital of the world, city of no rival, the Fourth Rome (defeating the Third, and there shall be no Fifth). True, I...

Why We Should and Shouldn’t Be Mourning Joan Rivers

I had an opportunity to meet Joan Rivers at the tail end of my senior year of high school. She told me I was a nice Jewish boy. She then moved along...

OMGWTFEXODUS: A Dialogue With the Man Who’s Bringing the Bible to the 21st Century

Part live spectacle, part Biblical scholarship, comedian David Tuchman’s OMGWTFBIBLE podcast “reframes the Bible as the world’s oldest weekly...

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