Now living in France, an American girl wonders — do we confuse selfishness with freedom?
Still fruitful in the fullness of age. Isn’t that the blessing we all want for this milestone birthday, however we choose to celebrate?
I’ll be thinking of Freddie the next time someone asks me to do something for someone else, for the world, to show up
That he shall live by them, and not that he shall die by them
” (Yoma 85b). This is the core principle of pikuach nefesh
“On Zoom, there is no thrill of racing to the door when you hear the doorbell, of predicting which guests will arrive too early and which too late.”
It was, in some ways, a Jewish tragedy.
Let us never forget the names Jeffrey Miller, Allison Krause, Sandra Scheuer and William Schroeder.
“I was just stuck in prison for four months an’ now you’re telling me I gotta be stuck in there?”
“It will be harder for you to be in prison than it was for me to be in a concentration camp.”
The truth is, many organizations will struggle to rebuild after this crisis, because they aren’t relevant to the lives of American Jews any longer.
If Andy Warhol was a great artist, so was Mort Drucker, the MAD Magazine cartoonist who died last month at the age of 91.
Dear Abbys, My two year old won’t move her body. What do I do? What will happen to her if she continues to sit?
Welcome to The Forward Book Club, round two.
Our Holy Books teach us many important and humane moral norms to follow. In the same books, there are instructions that we know are not acceptable.
Say it with us: “Extra screen time is totally fine.”
Krause is not simply the villain of “The Last Dance,” he’s an outsider who couldn’t find his way in.
“It’s incalculable what that loss means in the short run for these kids,” said Jonathan Krasner, a professor of Jewish education at Brandeis.