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Accidental Talmudist

A Smile Unto the Nations

On a recent Friday evening, I walked up my street at a brisk pace. One of the great blessings in my life is Rabbi...

Ethan and Me

Nothing makes me feel better than seeing Ethan smile. He glows when he sees me and I glow too. As I greet him, I...

The Men’s Trip

I try to call my dad every day after I drop off the kids at school, a good way to fulfill the Fifth Commandment....

Super Bowl With the Homeless

Two weeks ago, I received a crazy call. “We’re putting together a Super Bowl Party for the Homeless. Last year’s video went viral, so now...

#MeToo and Mashiach

I did not expect to hear a Torah teaching about the #MeToo movement in a Chasidic synagogue. Rabbi Reuven Wolf, however, is not your...

Peace Through Raising Expectations

I support the plan to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. I acknowledge this is a controversial topic, and...

Into the Heart of Chabad

Shabbat begins. I follow Rabbi Reuven Wolf into 770 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn — Chabad World Headquarters. The prayer space is packed with bearded...

I Shot a Sex Offender

I frequently write about the importance of listening to the other side on tough issues, but are some positions so odious that they never...

What I Learned From Rebbe Nachman and Mr. Miyagi

I thought I understood the power of prayer, until I went to Uman. Long before I reconnected with Judaism, I felt connected to God. It...

New Articles

Netanyahu Criticized for Having Son Attend His Passover Seder

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is being criticized for having his son attend his Passover seder while Israel is on lockdown throughout the holiday. Netanyahu...

Swastikas Found on Alabama Synagogue

Swastikas were found on a synagogue in Alabama on the evening of April 8, authorities said. The Huntsville synagogue Etz Chayim had two swastikas drawn...

Hamas Arrests Palestinians for Zoom Chats With Israelis

On April 9, Hamas arrested several Palestinians in the Gaza Strip for having a Zoom call with Israelis. The UK Guardian reported that among those...

Census Asks American Jews — Are You White?

“My experience moving through society differs from those who are white,” said one Rabbi.

Zoom Provides Update Addressing Zoombombing

The video conferencing platform Zoom made available a security update to help users prevent Zoombombing. Zoombombing is when people disrupt a call, often with anti-Semitic...
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