Some of you may know that a couple weeks ago, I finally found a long-term apartment. Everything about my identity- being Reform, being American, being progressive, and being queer- should lead me to live in the more secular center and north of the city. 1,315 more words
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by Ariel Okin
Originally published online in Vogue, March 9, 2017. Republished with the author’s permission.
About halfway through each week, I implore anyone and everyone to “come over for Shabbat.” My requests are often met with blank stares or responses of “but I’m not Jewish?” from friends and coworkers. 823 more words