Yes, Roald Dahl was a Jew-hater
(RNS) — The family of the late British novelist and screenwriter has given the Jewish people an early Hanukkah gift: an apology.
No tears for that Iranian scientist
(RNS) — That Iranian scientist was planning mass murder. That is all you need to know. Almost all.
When visible Jews endanger lives
(RNS) — You think it’s anti-Semitic to criticize Orthodox Jewish gatherings? Then you might want to rethink Judaism.
President Trump is a religious leader
(RNS) — Trumpism, like other bad religions, denies science, identifies dark forces and denies reality.
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks taught Judaism to the world
(RNS) — You know that whole ‘light to the nations’ thing? That was Rabbi Jonathan Sacks. His memory is a blessing.
Welcome to Sodom, USA
(RNS) — Cry the beloved country. No matter who wins.
‘Borat’ is dead serious
(RNS) — Forget, for a moment, about the banality of evil. There is also a banality of goodness, and Sacha Baron Cohen’s new movie finds it, despite itself.
The hidden Jewishness of the Chicago 7
(RNS) — ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ on Netflix hints at the internal Jewish drama that played out in the trial of Abbie Hoffman and his accomplice, Jerry Rubin.
COVID Judaism is now competitive religion
(RNS) — The danger of online worship is that the individual worshipper abandons his or her own community and becomes a browser via the browser for spiritual audiovisual experiences.
For Trump, COVID-19 is about toxic masculinity
(RNS) — Donald Trump should heed how King Hezekiah — a ‘real man’ of the Bible — handled adversity. He cried.
POTUS has COVID. What should Jews be saying?
(RNS) — I hope he gets better soon. There. I said it.
Dear AOC: You blew it
(RNS) — US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has made a huge mistake. There is still time to correct it.
The most Jewish thing that Ruth Bader Ginsburg ever did
(RNS) — What made RBG? You might be surprised.
COVID has led us all into sin
(RNS) — As Jews approach the High Holidays, we need to avoid the sins of perfectionism, envy — and becoming couch potatoes.
Synagogue awards for creative worship on the High Holy Days
These synagogues are doing unbelievable things for the High Holy Days. Like, really, unbelievable.