The Context of Purim

Purim and the month of Adar.

Themes & Theology of Speech

Jewish Speech. Themes and Theology of Jewish Speech. Jewish Speaking

Business Ethics & Jewish Law

Jewish law has plenty to say about conducting business: accurate weights and measures, overcharging, verbal deception, false packaging and much more.

Sex, Violence, and, Shades of Grey

The Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy is everywhere. I saw a woman reading it the subway last week and another ...

History of Jewish Lesbianism

A chronological outline of Jewish views of lesbianism from biblical to modern times.

Chagigah 27

Walking through fire.

Jewish Vacations: The Catskills

A mid-20th-century haven for Jews trying to get away from it all.

Abba Kovner

The Jewish writer and fighter.

Anticipating Day after Night

Next week, we’re going to have Anita Diamant, author of the new book Day after Night, blogging for us. It’s ...

Megillah 17

Ordering the Amidah.