Thursday, July 24, 2014 Tammuz 26, 5774

By:
Catie Stewart and Eli Philip
When it comes to pro-Israel discourse, the community has consistently prioritized having a unified voice over accommodating dissent. This is especially true of dissent that comes from individuals and groups critical of the status quo in Israel. The silencing of these voices is damaging.
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Language issues are on the minds of two letter writers — one is worried about Yiddish, the other about phrases that seem to legitimize Palestinian goals in the Middle East.
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By:
Ellyn Golder Saft
A communal activst reflects on her encounters with "real-life heroes" during an inspiring Federation trip.
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By:
Piper Hoffman, JTA
Judaism helping a couple decide not to have children? A Brooklyn lawyer-blogger explains.
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The confluence of holiday calendars affords an opportunity to reflect how we can cherish our dual roles as citizens of this land of freedom and as active members of our Jewish community.
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