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Valentine’s Day Recipe: Manischewitz Pasta

February 9, 2016 7:00 am
It’s February. You’re going about life as usual. Work, eat, sleep. Eat, sleep, work. Eat some more. Then you realize it’s three days before Valentine’s Day. You…

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My Journey Back to Jewish Summer Camp

February 8, 2016 10:30 am
All of the major signposts of my life are linked to my attending Jewish residential camp at Camp Ramah, in Ojai, California. My career working with individuals…

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The Year of the Bar Mitzvahs

February 4, 2016 9:54 am
The “Derby Bunch”, or “Six Pack” as my parents like to call them, are a motley crew of grandkids – three of each gender – born within…

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Queer at a Jewish Boarding School in North Carolina

February 8, 2016 10:52 am
My journey of figuring out my sexual orientation began when I was 12 years old and living in a suburb of Chicago. Before my school’s mandatory gym class…

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Lena Dunham Bravely Opens Up About Health Struggles & Cutting Back from Work

February 9, 2016 9:01 pm
Lena Dunham is no stranger to opening up to the public eye. This time, she opened up about her body and her health–and I love her for…

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New York City + Social Justice + Jewish Journeys = One Inspiring Summer (Sponsored)

February 9, 2015 12:13 pm
Calling all Jewish high school students! Searching for an exciting and challenging way to spend the summer? You’ll definitely want to check out Justcity Leadership Institute, an innovative Jewish program for…

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Women Should Help Women

February 9, 2016 12:30 pm
It is common for groups who are discriminated against or have little power in a society to turn on one another rather than joining forces against the…

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A Road Trip Into History For My Southern Jewish Students

February 8, 2016 1:07 pm
We all know this adage to be true: History repeats itself. Unless, of course, we can learn from it and try to make informed decisions about the…

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A Soulless Figure, A Figureless Soul

My roommate came home yesterday with a story I’ve experienced myself too many times in too many different ways. She was laughing, the type of laugh we…