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15 Ways Being Jewish is Meaningful

David HarrisOn the eve of Rosh Hashanah, AJC CEO David Harris writes: May every Jew everywhere feel, or perhaps come home to, the sense of joy, connection through time and space, shared destiny, collective responsibility, and daily inspiration that I've had the privilege of experiencing throughout my life.

The alt-right spews hatred of Jews. The alt-left: hatred of Israel

Seffi KogenThe alt-left, in short, hates Israel,and apparently nothing can disabuse it of the conviction that (Jewish) Israelisare morally repugnant war criminals who must be brought to heel.

Religion and State in Israel: What Do American Jews Think?

Lawrence GrossmanEnding the Orthodox legal monopoly has strong support among American Jews, with 74% favoring the extension of the right to perform weddings, divorces and conversions to non-Orthodox rabbis.

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