Jewish Journal

Douglas Rushkoff

  • Was Israel Created for Another Reason?

    August 19, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    OK, so let me float this one by you. Most people can't contend with provisional thinking, so if you're one of those people, please don't read further.

    I don't want to cause any pain or confusion. But if you're into thought experiments and slightly dangerous ways of thinking about...

  • The Self-Imposed Death of Institutional Judaism

    October 2, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    I'm a Jew. Or, at least I was last time I checked.

    But New York's official institutions of Judaism would say that I'm not, and, most likely, neither are you. No, it's not because my mom's not Jewish (the usual racist excuse), but because, like so many other intelligent, engaged...