Dad, how come all dark-skinned people live in neighborhoods like this one?
My son, Dakota, innocently posed this question to me a few months ago. Cody had a friend over after school. As the
I am going to blame it in the Muslims. It is the all the Muslims fault.
I had every intention of not taking this sacred time of mine – that you entrust to me
My great-grandfather, Papa Lou as we all called him, died two decades ago right before Rosh Hashana. As you might imagine, every year at this time I am thinking about him. One of the
If you stop reading this because you are not a baseball fan, you might miss something special.
All-star pitcher tragically killed in a boating accident.
That same pitcher is not just loved as a
I love having a dog once again. Rocky entered our life 4 months ago after a 7-year non-dog hiatus. Aside from the puppy-kind of land mines one might expect, our lives have been filled
An imam, a pastor a (lesbian) bishop and a rabbi walked into a sacred space …
It sounds like the beginning of joke, doesn’t it? It isn’t a joke … but it makes me
Four years ago, in preparation for the New Year I engaged in what I called ‘My Elul Exercise.’ Elul is the last month of the Hebrew year. It’s 29 days are a prelude,
Time to form an American Jewish Emergency Committee Against Donald Trump … A mobilization would counter the shameful acquiescence to Trump in some corners of the American Jewish establishment. By Peter Beinart | Jun. 22,
The Mediocrity Principle. I came across this scientific notion while listening to this week’s This American Life radio show podcast. Its premise is that no place in the universe is more ‘special’ than another