Friday, January 22, 2021


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Amy Coney Barrett Is Not Alone In Her Bias

Almost as soon as President Trump announced his nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court, op-eds and statements by law...

Religious Observance Is An Asset, Regardless of The Faith

We now are in the midst of an unprecedented world health crisis, of which the length and depth of destruction still are unknown. It...

Revisiting the Misheberach and Debbie Friedman’s Spiritual Legacy

This month marks the nine-year anniversary of the death of the beloved Jewish musician Debbie Friedman, who died on Jan. 9, 2011, at 59....

Shavuot: The Middle Child of Jewish Festivals

Shavuot has middle-child syndrome in that it largely is invisible to most liberal American Jews. Although it is one of the three major festivals...

Blessing of the Brit

When our oldest daughter was pregnant and learned she was having a boy, there was never any doubt that we would all be celebrating...

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