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Man with his head in his hands against a dark background

Crying gets a bad rap.

Rabbi Erin Polansky
Seen from behind: four young children with backpacks walking hand-in-hand with each other and a mother or caregiver

My husband and I are expecting our third child. I’m often asked if I will continue to work, frequently followed by confusion about how I will pull off such a feat.

Rabbi Lindsey Danziger
Blurry Christmas tree in the lobby of a building like a workplace or hotel

Sustaining a minority culture in the face of Christmas’s incessant commercial drumbeat can be exhausting.

Juliette Hirt
Two women in wedding dresses holding hands and looking off camera

The film chronicles the challenges that Amit, her former wife Galit, and their children endured during Amit’s gender transition.

Chris Harrison
Collage of the covers of all the childrens books listed in this piece

Just in time for the eight nights of Hanukkah, here are eight illustrated books that are sure to bring a smile to the face of the young Jews of Color in your life.

Chris Harrison
Jeff Erlanger in his electric wheelchair reading Torah from the pulpit

In building the ramp, we felt we had been true to the Talmudic maxim Kol Yisrael Areivim Zeh Bazeh, “All Jews are responsible for one another."

Rabbi Kenneth Roseman
Teen wearing Converse and holding backpack against a brick wall

On Saturday night, I asked my 15-year-old son how he was doing. Was he scared? Overwhelmed?

Michelle Shapiro Abraham with Dr. Betsy Stone
Caution tape across greenery

The horrific and deadly attack on Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha Congregation in Pittsburgh marks one of the darkest days in American Jewish history.

the staff of ReformJudaism.org
Smiling camp staffers pose in front of a bunk sign

I have watched the people around us grow and change, coming back year after year to a holy community – one where we all truly are b’tzelem elohim.

Shoshana Maniscalco
A womans hand writing out sticky name tags with a blue marker

What do you do when you’re Jewish, but your name doesn’t “sound” Jewish?

Chris Harrison

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