The Pew survey, reported last week in major news outlets, inadvertently mischaracterizes Orthodox demographic trends quite dramatically and necessarily undercounts us significantly, for the same reason that other random-digit-dialing and surveying techniques do. I previously have...
Judaism is the particular language through which Jews address humanity
Israel bombs Gaza militant base after rocket hits southern Israel
“Chocolate Bar” and genetic disease research
Learning Leadership from Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, z’l
What Pakistan wants: its people or terrorists
A military miracle: Chanukah care for U.S. armed forces personnel
Behind every great ‘Serial’ podcast host, a Jewish studies professor
Israel bypassed in Oscars race
October 4, 2013 | 10:23 am
July 25, 2012 | 1:19 pm
Following the publication of the New York Jewish Population Study, Shmuel Rosner interviewed Steven M. Cohen, research professor of Jewish Social Policy at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and director of the Berman Jewish Policy Archive at NYU Wagner. So, how many...
July 25, 2012 | 11:33 am
January 17, 2012 | 10:51 am
More than 6 million Jews are living in the United States, according to two independent studies.
The two studies, using completely different methodology, discovered between 6.4 million and 6.6 million U.S. Jews, or about 1.8 percent of the population, the Forward reported.