December 6, 2023
December 6, 2023

Linking Northern and Central NJ, Bronx, Manhattan, Westchester and CT

Divrei Torah

Motherhood in the “Lean In” Era

(This article appeared in Lilith magazine––independent, Jewish & frankly feminist––summer 2013. Visit www. Lilith. org for more information and to subscribe. Reprinted with permission. ) Part I

Walls Have Ears

We all have our secret lives. I don’t mean to say that each of us has a sinister side, which we wickedly act out in

You Shall Not Steal WHAT?

“You shall not steal,” the eighth commandment cautions us in the biblical Book of Exodus (20:13). And so, implemented in most civilized societies, most people

KI Tavo: Showing Appreciation

The recitation that accompanies the bringing of the first fruits (Bikkurim) in the times of the Temple, from the seven species of the Land of

“Anarchy or Utopia?”

Who would you consult if you wanted to know a thing or two about the perfect society? Would you ask a politician? A professor of

Rationality, Not Rationale

The most frustrating conversations are with those with whom we have deep fundamental disagreements. If conducted in the right spirit, without personal animus and with

Discipline and Suffering

As a parent, grandparent and psychologist, I am often considered to be something of an expert on parenting and child rearing. In that capacity, I

Kiruv in Riga

A few months ago,my wife and I went, under the auspices of Shvut Ami, the Russian outreach organization, to visit our brothers and sisters still

It’s On the Tip of My Tongue

It’s no coincidence that one of the strongest muscles in the human body your tongue. While you might have to exercise to keep your heart

Most Popular Articles