A Cold and Broken Hallelujah

In the days following November 8th, when Donald Trump unexpectedly secured enough electoral votes to become the 45th president of the United States, those of us in shock and sadness were frequently remonstrated with to get over it, and assured that we would: with the passage of time our pain would dull, and anyway, we […]

Privilege, Perspective, and Modern Orthodox Youth

Download the pdf My qualifications for discussing this topic are experiential, rather than academic.  I have no particular expertise in tikkun olam or the relationship between Jews and the broader world (my academic training is in the history of science.)  But I have been teaching Modern Orthodox high school students for seven years, teaching American […]