Complicit: Stoking an Environment of Hate

We have much work to do in this post-massacre world. Let’s get started.

The Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

A celebration of life in a house of God turned into a bloodbath.

When Your Spouse has a Different Love Language

I crave physical affection and I’m not getting it.

I'm Not Your Toy... But What Am I?

Beauty is not the most important value.

Judaism and Common Superstitions

Who’s afraid of Friday the 13th and black cats?

Enlightened Despots are Never Enlightened

Any regime that imprisons, tortures, or kills people because of their opinions is by definition an enemy of the free world.

The Indian Princess who Fought Nazis

Noor Inayat Khan courageously spied for Britain behind enemy lines.

I Decide who Gets Assistance to Jewish Day School Tuition

I try to be compassionate but when I see vacation photos on Facebook my blood boils.

Anti-Semitic Posters on American Campuses

It's the latest in a series of attacks on Jews on campuses, often organized by white supremacist groups.

Five Ways We Can Help Stop Bullying

Judaism advocates a zero-tolerance policy when it comes to cruelty and bullying.

Princess Alice and the Jews

How Queen Elizabeth's mother-in-law saved a Jewish family during the Holocaust.

The Nobel Peace Prize Winner’s Israel Connection

For Nadia Murad, the Jewish people inspire activism and hope.

Hating Men: A Response from Rabbi Blech

Can you hold off on my lynching until we discuss this in a more rational manner?

Hating Men: The New Racism

Bigotry is unacceptable, except, it seems, when it comes to knocking men.

Did Life Start by Accident? The Missing Pieces

Was the Universe continually creating massive numbers of random combinations of atoms until it generated life?

The Oldest Nobel Prize Winner Isn’t Slowing Down

Jewish physicist Dr. Arthur Ashkin, age 96, doesn’t know the meaning of procrastination.

Physical Intimacy: A Jewish Perspective

Exploring the Jewish approach to this fundamental subject. Viewer discretion is advised.

Help! I’ve Got Some Real Issues with My Child’s School!

New school year and a new set of problems to deal with.

Friend of the Jews: How Dr. Adelaide Hautval Defied the Nazis and Saved Jewish Lives

Standing up for Jews, Dr. Hautval was sent to Auschwitz where she was asked to assist in medical experiments performed in Block 10.

Celebrity Gossip Is Making Our Culture Sick

Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words – ugly, gossipy, cruel words – can eventually break a whole society. Just look at what ours has turned into.

You Are Not a Victim

To those who have been sexually abused, you are neither weak nor helpless; you can be strong and resilient.

Why Multitasking is Bad for You

Studies show that multitasking is damaging our education, work performance and life.

The #MeTooMovement: When Men are the Victims

Innocence or guilt requires careful deliberation, no matter the gender of the accused.

My Experience in India

A timely lesson from the incredible traffic in India: community, ego and flexibility.

Struggling with Infertility and Grandparents Keep Pushing Us to Start a Family

How do I learn to accept their insensitive comments and not let them bother me so much?

Alex Jones and the Info Wars

Free speech is a formidable responsibility to communicate the truth.

Do You Know Your Rating?

I was shocked when I discovered mine.

Almost 60

Six things I would tell my 40-year-old self.

Apple: The Trillion Dollar Company & Rosh Hashanah

How the most successful company in American history went from near bankruptcy to stunning achievement.

A Rabbi’s Rumination on Racism

Rather than trying to disabuse people of the biases they may coddle, we must charge them to focus on individuals.

Five Reasons a Corbyn Government would be Disastrous for UK Jewry

Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership is a threat to the entire United Kingdom.

The Offended Feminist

A disgruntled relative is causing a ruckus and marring the celebration of our son’s major milestone.

I Used to be a Muslim Anti-Semite

Looking closer at Islam made me question my beliefs and attitudes towards Jews.

Are Labels Just for Clothing?

Understanding the positive and negative usages of labels.

An Open Letter to Mark Zuckerberg: Don’t Give Holocaust Deniers a Pass

Holocaust denial isn’t just getting “a few things wrong”. It’s a pernicious form of anti-Semitism that serves no other purpose than to attack Jews.

#PrettyPlaneGirl and the Power of our Words

A digital-age cautionary tale about privacy, shaming and hurtful words.

How Do I Know When Enough is Enough?

Should I give up our extra income to once again save my adult son and his family?

The World Cup Is Not Coming Home and I'm Not Disappointed

And the reason why illuminates an important Jewish principle.

Daring Rescue in the Thailand Cave

Humanity has come together to declare the absolute value of human life.

Laughing While Someone Drowns

What happens to society devoid of mutual obligation?

The Amazing Tie Between Ancient Israel and America's Founding Fathers

The Hebrew Bible lies at the center of the American imagination.

How Do I Stop my Internet Addiction?

There are days where one video leads to a million and I don’t even leave the house. Help!

Mikveh and Miscarriage

I was overcome with a pronounced feeling of unfairness. I wasn’t supposed to be here tonight.

Help! My Husband Can’t Wake Up in the Morning

My amazing husband has one major issue: he struggles with waking up on time for work, and nothing is helping.

15 Quotes from Charles Krauthammer

Thought-provoking, insightful and eloquent.

Don't Separate Families at the Border, Don't Expropriate the Holocaust

The images emanating from the border are powerful enough to inspire people to act without deploying Holocaust imagery.

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