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Nov 9, 2018, 4:23 PM
My fellow Jews, It’s the first Shabbat after a bloody US midterm election campaign. Truth be told, it’s been a bloody few years. A cancerous tumor has infected World Jewry, tearing at the fabric from every corner – American vs. Israeli,...
Sep 28, 2018, 4:04 AM
A TEDx talk: Why I made ‘I’m that Jew’
I recently had the great honor of being invited to a TEDx event in Zurich to talk about why I made my video, “I’m that Jew,” which went viral a few years ago and has since been seen around 6 million...
Aug 25, 2018, 11:19 PM
My First Independent Event #rvlife
This post was first published on – One of my main goals in life, is to know that what I'm doing is aligned with my higher purpose. That's why I'm always looking for hints and clues from the universe that would assure...
Jul 22, 2018, 7:35 AM
Tisha B’Av, Tolerance and the ‘Men in Black’
As we commemorate the saddest day of the Jewish year here in Israel, it is a time to reflect and soul search. The 24-hour fast is supposed to be a catalyst to action. The important aspect of the fast...
Jun 12, 2018, 8:13 AM
No place like home
When I was growing up, at some point my parents were able to buy a house. We had a yard, a driveway, enough bedrooms, and even an attic where we could hide in the dark and tell ghost stories....
May 4, 2018, 3:04 PM
Cinco de Mayo
Tomorrow, many Americans will eat tacos and enchiladas and drink margaritas in celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Typically, most Americans have no idea of the significance of the holiday. They may assume that it is some religious festival or...
Rachel Sharansky Danziger
Apr 20, 2018, 2:47 PM
Going on 71: Israel, when the glitter's gone
With a hug, Israel Prize winners Miriam Peretz and David Grossman embody the visceral truths all Israelis know
Mar 22, 2018, 5:15 AM
Bullying… When will it Stop?
The news of students being shot and killed by other students has become far too rampant. This is not a post about guns or gun control. This is about the mentality of some people, both young and old. There...
Dec 30, 2017, 12:22 AM
A Special Place in Heaven for Israeli TV Producers
The new Israeli TV series Shababnikim has captured the hearts and minds of millions in Israel and around the world. The series follows the lives of three Yeshiva students and their struggles with the modern world. This is huge...
Dec 13, 2017, 11:48 PM
Regarding The Baker and the Empire
Re: The Baker and the Empire (New York Times Column, December 10, 2017), by Ross Douthat. We agree with Ross Douthat that we all need a way to live together and that the goal requires some compromise and magnanimity; however,...