My Jewish identity reflects the constant feeling I have of being both an insider and an outsider at the same time.
My meditation on The Return Home, published for Jewels of Elul by Craig Taubman.
How did they stretch this out to more than 15 minutes?
If the cease-fire holds, new ideas are needed for creating a status quo that won't backslide into more of the same tragic conflict.
Depression is an illness.
A bill introduced by the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee would link assistance to the Palestinian Authority to its efforts to stop incitement.
In Ira Sachs’ new film, “Love Is Strange,” George (Alfred Molina), a choir director at a Catholic school, and Ben (John Lithgow), a painter, take advantage of New York’s gay marriage laws and joyfully tie the knot.
After a few years of the cold shoulder, I finally heard from my Syrian friend, Ramy Mansour, and his message couldn’t have been more clear: “I told you so.”
If you were the wild child among more submissive siblings, who refused to be silenced and cried continually, and fought with all the others about their glaring hypocrisies; chances are you were not your parents’ favorite child.
Jewish summer camp is great … at least, that’s what I hear.
She might not make you matzah ball soup, but camp mom does provide emotional solace to homesick campers.
Summer camp isn’t just a place for kids. Ask Lori Brockman, a mother of two who recently took part in a family camp in Malibu.