Jewish Journal

  • Objects of Pity

    By Michelle K. Wolf

    September 17, 2013 | 10:55 pm

    The first time a total stranger handed me something “to give to your son” was at the Disney on Ice Show/Finding Nemo in 2004.  Our son, Danny, was around 10 years old, and although small for his age, he probably looked too old for the stroller he was using at the time due to his... read on

  • Mind the Inclusion Gap: Values vs. Reality

    By Michelle K. Wolf

    September 10, 2013 | 10:02 am

    How do we collectively get our community to align its high values with everyday practice?

    A new poll released today demonstrates the big gap between what we desire and what we actually have when it comes to welcoming Jews with disabilities. Although 89% of the Jews polled said... read on