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Karen Lehrman Bloch

Karen Lehrman Bloch is a cultural critic; author of The Lipstick Proviso: Women, Sex & Power in the Real World (Doubleday) and The Inspired Home: Interiors of Deep Beauty (Harper Design); Editor of International Political Affairs at The Weekly Blitz; and curator of the book and exhibition Passage to Israel (Skyhorse).

Dear Status Leftists

If only you hadn’t unfriended your publicly pro-Israel friends, ashamed to be connected to us even on social media…

October 7, Verbatim

Amidst a background of explosions and screams, the play is a collage of 13 testimonies.

Eden Golan: Soul of Beauty

For Jews around the world, she has become a beacon of light after months of seemingly endless darkness; of unwavering truth amid the dizzying strobes of multifaceted lies.

In the Shadow of Nova

Why are anti-Israel protesters on college campuses so agitated? An exhibit in New York City on the Oct. 7 massacre at the Nova festival shines a light on the confusion and madness of our times.

The Threat of Islamophobia

Part of the reason these mobs have been able to riot illegally is because of the threat of one word: Islamophobia.

Bravery Stems from the Soul

It is precisely the quiet, soulful ones who have the ability to tell the truth in a way that will be heard.

Bomb Threats in the Naked City

At what point will U.S. elected officials have a “come to sanity” moment and begin to take this growing threat to not just Jews but to Western civilization seriously?

ADL Conference Leans Into Liberal Values

The overall theme of the conference: Jewish liberal values are at the foundation of this country. We now need to bring them back for both Jews and the country to survive.


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