Author: Guest Contributor

The Pain of Singing Carlebach

Wrestling with the legacy of signing melodies by Shlomo Carlebach— prolific and influential song leader, and also a known abuser.

On Mourning & Public Confessions

Interview with activist Yehudah Webster & filmmaker Hannah Roodman on teshuva, documenting actions, and integrating spirituality with social justice. 

Half Day

She was once again a refugee, her elegance undone by the clatter of an eggshell.

Violence Done in Our Name

Here’s why we have an obligation to speak up. With our consent or not, this violence is done in the name of Judaism–in the name of my religion.