Category: Shavuot

MESSAGE AND MEDIA IN THE AGE OF DONALD TRUMP

Earlier this week, I came across a remarkable article in the New York Times by... Read More

REVOLUTIONS HAVE TO COME IN PAIRS

It is in an axiom of the American national narrative that in 1776, citizens of... Read More

THE THREE FUNDAMENTALS OF TORAH

The fourth book of the Torah is referred to as the “Book of Bamidbar”, due... Read More

LIKE ONE MAN, WITH ONE HEART

One of my favorite Midrashic narratives describes God’s attempt to find a nation willing to... Read More

HOW WE TREAT EACH OTHER MUST COME FIRST

A few weeks ago, our community hosted the chief rabbi of Efrat, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin.... Read More

DON’T CONSULT THE RABBIS

I saw a worrying news article this week. It was buried between reports of biker... Read More