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The marketplace of ideas Apply for a Blog Featured posts Dena Freundlich Oct 17, 2019, 1:11 PM Featured Post Why a sukkah? With so many memorable events in the Torah, why do we commemorate the temporary dwellings of the Israelites in the wilderness, of all things? Aliza Becker Oct 17, 2019, 12:49 PM Featured Post At Bard, hurt feelings sidetrack a crucial conversation What was most needed at the Hannah Arendt Center's anti-Semitism conference was for Jews to stay and keep talking to each other Felice Gaer Oct 16, 2019, 3:52 PM Featured Post UN finally confronts anti-Semitism as a human rights problem A UN human rights expert confirms the rise in attacks and bigotry and proposes new steps to stem the tide of abuse Alon Tal Oct 16, 2019, 3:48 PM Featured Post The remarkable return of the ibex The ancient wild goats that dominated the Negev were nowhere to be seen for decades; their resurgence is a lesson in what a little planning can accomplish Ronit Peskin Oct 15, 2019, 11:13 PM Featured Post Delicious delights in the rain Even when the land seems parched, there is so much goodness to be found and foraged, if you know where to look Ruthi Soudack Oct 15, 2019, 6:39 PM Featured Post A conch, a didgeridoo, and my shofar at a dance retreat for peace I joined the Dances of Universal Peace last year, and relish how interpersonal barriers and political stereotypes dissolve like magic Thomas Brown Oct 15, 2019, 1:31 PM Featured Post Would a race change for Marvel’s Jewish Magneto be anti-Semitic? Some fans are outraged that the X-Men villain with a Holocaust survivor backstory may become a black man. They have a point Avinoam Bar-Yosef Oct 15, 2019, 10:15 AM Featured Post WATCH: Israel, the most tolerant nation ever Jewish Israeli or Israeli Jew? What it means to be a secular Israeli Jew with so much Judaism in the national culture Henry Greenspan Oct 15, 2019, 9:59 AM Featured Post The nuance industry invades Syria Above the blather, one fact remains: Trump made a profound, impulsive blunder that unleashed the forces of hell on the Kurds Sean Goldman-Hunt Oct 13, 2019, 7:44 PM Featured Post In synagogue, listening for gunfire instead of God Halle, Poway, Pittsburgh: These attacks force us to turn synagogues into fortresses and corrupt our bonds to each other Load more