Op-Ed

Teen girl watches YouTube videos with headphones on in a dark room

Opinion | Why My Company Is Rethinking How it Reaches Young Jews

By Dina Rabhan Young Jews, like young people everywhere, are spending increasing amounts of time online. It may seem unfathomable to anyone from an older...
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Opinion | The Aging Crisis That’s Not Being Addressed

By Bob Roth I’m old-school: I still get the newspaper delivered — primarily, because it’s our therapy dog Lacey’s morning routine to get the paper...
Ambassador Yossi Shelley with Brazilian President Bolsonaro in the doctored lobster photo

Opinion | ‘Lobstergate’ and Non-Kosher Coercion

By Ruthie Blum In the midst of countrywide fury in Israel over two deadly serious issues — the killing of an Ethiopian Israeli teenager by...
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Opinion | Survivors’ Unmet Needs Far Outweigh Resources Available

By Marcy Gringlas Seed the Dream Foundation would like to thank and congratulate Naomi Adler, president & CEO of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia,...
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Opinion | ‘Two-State Solution’ Isn’t Best for Either Side

By Lee Bender and Jerome R. Verlin “The two-state solution,” as America and Israel define it, calls for “two states for two peoples” — for...
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Opinion | TIP Is Dead; Long Live the Israel Project

By Ben Cohen | JNS.org As all journalists know, the news cycle can be a fickle thing, particularly in a week when Americans are deservedly...
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Opinion | Marianne Williamson, Not My Candidate

By Stacia Friedman Marianne Williamson is good at a lot of things. She is good at writing best-selling books. When it comes to branding, Williamson...
Rabbi Mike Stern

Opinion | A Tribute to Rabbi Michael Stern: The World Has Lost a Giant...

By Seena Elbaum I recently went to a funeral that was real, but mostly very surreal. The world lost a truly great human being, and...
Museum of Jewish Heritage

Opinion | Lessons From the Past

By David Broida As an American Jew whose family suffered in the Holocaust, I am especially wary of the growing hatred we see in the...
A gold star, the kind Jews were forced to wear during the Holocaust, is cradled in someone's hands

Opinion | Why We Remember the Holocaust

By Marc Stier The point of remembering the Holocaust is not to say that it was an utterly distinctive event in human history. Every historical...