Jewish Journal

More Than Just a Holiday

By Lia Mandelbaum

October 3, 2011 | 11:33 pm

Took picture of artwork at the Art Platform - Los Angeles art fair

Exploring Oneself

For thousands of years, Jews around the globe have gathered with their communities to celebrate, observe and honor the sanctity of the High... More.

  • On Not Letting Ourselves Off the Hook

    By Chanel Dubofsky

    September 28, 2011 | 12:35 pm

    Helping folks locate themselves in Jewish tradition, religion, history, to help them understand why Jewish existence and identity might be relevant and... More.

  • I Pledge To Be Me

    By Tera Greene

    September 23, 2011 | 9:46 pm

    FB Message Date, November 16, 2008:

    “hey superstar!
    did you see yourself on CNN? major face time time for you leading the chant….rock on!”

    I was holding... More.

  • JDeal: Save Some Money on Sexism

    By Chanel Dubofsky

    August 28, 2011 | 9:43 pm

    Crossposted from Jewschool.com

    Oh, jdeal. How charming is your (possibly unintentional) play on the stereotype that Jews are cheap. How clever you are to... More.

  • Walking into the raw reality of LA’s Skid Row

    By Lia Mandelbaum

    August 11, 2011 | 7:36 pm

    A few months ago, as I was at a coffee shop waiting for my drink to be made, I came across an article written in the Los Angeles Downtown News that caught... More.

  • Conservative Movement Struggles With Marriage for Gay and Lesbian Couples

    By Naomi Goldberg

    August 2, 2011 | 4:36 pm

    An article in today’s New York Times highlights the disagreements within the Conservative Movement on the topic of marriage of gay and lesbian couples. (Available here) Is this just a case of the Conservative Movement trying to hold the space between Reform and Orthodox Judaism? Or, it is a generational divide that will fade over time?

    Six national polls have found majority support for marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples. What gives, Conservative Movement?

  • Pathology

    By Chanel Dubofsky

    July 28, 2011 | 11:07 pm

    Reblogged from Diverge: www.idiverge.wordpress.com

    Two things to know about me: 1. My parents are divorced. 2. My mother and grandmother raised me. One... More.

  • Marriage Equality in New York

    By Naomi Goldberg

    July 28, 2011 | 9:21 am

    On Sunday, gay and lesbian couples in New York began marrying, as the most populist state yet extended marriage equality to same-sex couples. Check out this blog post from a rabbi in Minnesota as she discusses watching couples wed in New York as her own state struggles with the equality of LGBT Minnesotans.

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