Memoirs. New York Times articles. Dr. Phil. It seems like the “off the derech” story is being told everywhere. But what about the baal teshuva one?
…and the only reason is because she’s a Hasidic Jew.
We think Muslims and Jews need “interfaith” conventions to unite. What we don’t realize is how much unity is already happening right in front of us.
With just a small contribution and/or share, you could help make these three wonderful projects happen. Let’s work together to make sure that happens.
Even the most liberal Jews can fall into this trap of believing that everyone has to believe the same thing. If only we realized how truly liberal we are!
This isn’t a post about whether women should wear tefillin. It’s a post about liberal Judaism, and why so many of us ran away from it.
Israel, we have always been in love. But from so far away, with the voices of the media and politics ringing in my ears, your image is getting blurred.
I’ve always found the “first world problems” meme very funny. Until I realized I also had first world problems.
I grew up feeling “white”, feeling like I was a part of the culture around me. But no matter how hard I tried, the world kept telling me I was different.
For years, the fear that I didn’t deserve to be heard, that I had no right to express myself, plagued me. What a shame.