Rosner’s Torah Talk: Behar-Bechukotai with Rabbi Michael Wasserman

Rabbi Wasserman is a graduate of Harvard University, the Jewish Theological Seminary, and the Shalom Hartman Institute’s Rabbinic Leadership Initiative. He has published numerous...

Is Trump really a fascist, or just an ugly capitalist?

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Ayn Rand … Rosenbaum?

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Marty Kaplan: Is luck dead?

The trouble with kids these days is that they think luck counts more than they should. That’s the diagnosis of America’s young people offered by a New York Times opinion piece this past weekend. Generation Y has moved back home and given up on gung-ho because in these recessionary times, they’re putting too little weight on the importance of effort and too much weight on the riskiness of risk.

Writer discovers California ‘Gold’ in banking ancestor Isaias Hellman

Isaias Hellman was arguably the single most powerful and influential Jew in the United States from the last quarter of the 19th century until his death in 1920

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