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Finding Refuge In Judaism As A Feminist Atheist

This past fall, I decided to stop worrying about the absence of my belief and allow myself the communal experience of prayer. I enjoy it, not because Read...
Jenny Splitter    |   02.21.17   |   SHARE
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3 Things Non-Christians Wish Christians Would Remember During The Holidays

What about the almost 30% of Americans who aren’t Christian? Speaking as a Jew, it can be an awkward time, especially with school concerts, holiday Read...
Katie Simpson    |   12.23.16   |   SHARE
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Blending Families: Less Fun Than Blending Margaritas

How do you go from two extremely different individuals living life separately to two extremely different individuals merging their separate lives Read...
Adiba Nelson    |   06.3.16   |   SHARE
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Michelle Rodriguez Is Right (And Wrong) About Race And Superheroes

Rodriguez is confused when she says that people want her to steal white people's superheroes. But she also has a point. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   03.3.15   |   SHARE
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Yes, I'm A Black Jew: Why Do People Always Want To Talk To Me About It?

I know that in a lot of ways I am a cultural and ethnic enigma. But discussing my identity all the time can get old. Like, real old, real fast. Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   01.19.15   |   SHARE
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7 (Semi) Fast Facts On The Steve Scalise White Supremacy Controversy

Making sense of a troubling, and complicated, political scandal. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   01.7.15   |   SHARE

15 Problems You'll Only Understand If You're A Jew Who Doesn't 'Look Jewish'

No one wants to have to say, “Shalom! I’m a child of Israel, and you are . . . ?” Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   10.8.14   |   SHARE
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5 Reasons to Watch Amazon's New Streaming Show, Transparent

George Bluth Sr. stars as a trans woman. So. Much. Yes. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   09.29.14   |   SHARE
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