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My Response To Being Called A Fake Orthodox Jew

By On November 21, 2018

No one can claim a monopoly on the truth. … Read More

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If Antiochus Was My Rebbe

By On November 15, 2018

The Judaism the Maccabees rejected.… Read More

Culture

The Fish Snake Makes Zionist Hip-Hop

By On November 14, 2018

“The fish snake makes Zionist hip-hop.” It sounds even more ridiculous – and badass – when chanted in a club of hundreds.  Hadag Nahash osim hip-hip tzioni, Hadag Nahash osim hip-hop tzioni!… Read More

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Why I Followed My Grieving Daughter Into Her Darkness

By On November 13, 2018

I followed her into the darkness to help bring her back to the light.… Read More

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Home Is Where We Build Together

By On November 12, 2018

I left my family for the first time, to fly across the world and learn about intentional communities. This is what I found.… Read More

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Against Perfectionist Judaism

By On November 8, 2018

I had to fight against perfectionism to find myself as a writer. And now, I'm learning how many of those lessons apply to my life as a Jew.… Read More

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Why I Wouldn’t Exist Without My Husband

By On November 5, 2018

I thought I knew who I was, but how much of me was really me? … Read More

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I Won’t Know What Pittsburgh Means

By On November 1, 2018

Forgive us for refusing to see a story.… Read More

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I Cannot Stop Laughing

By On October 31, 2018

Keep calm and...feel G-d's mysterious presence within the chaos?… Read More

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Does Motherhood Break Us Into Pieces Or Make Us Whole?

By On October 30, 2018

My search for the answer as my eldest turns 21. … Read More

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