The murder of an Arab teen and other acts of retribution have inspired claims that Israelis and Jews are no different than their neighbors. They’re wrong.Continue Reading


Chabad is everywhere. Everyone seems to be connected to it in some way. And yet it still seems very few people actually know what makes Chabad what it is.Continue Reading


It saddens me deeply to see just how many people are hiding their mental illnesses from the world. Here’s why I think we should be open them.Continue Reading


How a bit of nostalgia helped me realize that there really isn’t so much to be nostalgic about… and that perhaps the feminists were right all along.Continue Reading


The Forward’s piece, “What Did the Orthodox Do Now?!”, seemed like an introspective piece from a publication that desperately needed it. But it wasn’t.Continue Reading


The internet makes it so easy to be angry. Makes it so easy for us all to be trolls. But what if there was a lesson to all this?Continue Reading


I’m done with this word. You should be too. Here’s why.Continue Reading


Guest post by an anonymous contributor: A convert comes to terms with the surprising pain she experienced from something she expected to be purely joyful.Continue Reading


About my existential dread of turning the age that marks adulthood in my mind, and how a status update changed my view on it all.Continue Reading


Why lights and windows explain that people matter as much as truth and eternity.Continue Reading