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Camp Explainer, Part 1

Our goal for Campfires and Color Wars is to appeal to as broad a range of people as possible. While we both went to reform Jewish camps, we believe the experiences we had translate to many different backgrounds. 825 more words


O Daughters, My Mothers!

Image: Five sisters sitting on a beach. Public domain.

Recently I received a question from  a reader asking me why I am a Reform Jew. The best answer I can give to that question appears in… 1,738 more words

D'var Torah

Donald Trump Adviser's Response To Rabbi Rick Jacobs' Questions On Middle East Policy Raises New Concerns


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New York, NY; July 7, 2016 — Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ), wrote… 1,303 more words

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Thoughts on Well-Meaning, Narrow-Minded People

Standing in line at Passport Control in Ben Gurion Airport, you’ve got nothing better to do than listen. It’s almost not worth talking.

When two nice ladies from England asked me why I was coming to Israel, I explained that I was here to learn about teaching Israel in progressive Jewish communities. 630 more words

Reform Judaism


Check out MY FIRST essay has been published by “Jewcy.”

Super, duper, triple  psyched to share some of my dating adventures as a  Jewish convert. 6 more words