Friday, September 25, 2020


Shaul Magid


Abraham, Sodom and America in Crisis

The United States in 2020 is facing a political and spiritual crossroads of major proportions. The current presidency has evoked in many a deep...

Purim: When the Sin Becomes the Mitzvah

The festival of Purim is known for its carnivalesque tenor — a day of unmitigated joy, a celebration of Jewish survival. This exuberant expression...

The Two Worlds of ‘Mrs. Maisel’

What is so intriguing about “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” the acclaimed television series now in its second season on Amazon Video that features a...

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