Hint: it's not the Jews.
Author - Jeffrey Salkin
Rabbi Jeffrey K. Salkin is the spiritual leader of Temple Solel in Hollywood, Fla., and the author of numerous books on Jewish spirituality and ethics, published by Jewish Lights Publishing and Jewish Publication Society.
I witnessed the great cellist engaged in an act of Jewish mysticism. Really.
(RNS) — She should have handled this differently.
The attack on the ADL is yet another chapter in a sad pattern that goes back to Karl Marx.
Barbara Bush lived well. And she died "right."
(RNS) — Zionism is an open tent. Come on in.
(RNS) — The idea that Jews with guns could have made any meaningful resistance is the cruelest, most cynical, most ignorant alternative fact there is.
I celebrate a deep friendship, which has forced me to re-examine much of what I once believed.
First, Dr. King. Then, Robert Kennedy. Then, the Chicago riots. Fifty years ago, it was a very dark spring and summer.
(RNS) — There were parts of 'Jesus Christ Superstar' that troubled me. But they're not worth losing sleep over.
When you realize that Martin Luther King was assassinated right before Pesach, 1968....
You can make your seder more fun – or, at least, much more interesting.
(RNS) — Every revolution starts with the young. This one resonated from the lips of a bar mitzvah boy.
(RNS) — He defamed Judaism. He defamed the Jews. He defamed God. Anything else?
(RNS) — I thought I knew everything about NRA members. Then I met this guy ....