Marjorie Ingall is a columnist for Tablet Magazine.
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Oh, Sylvia

Pioneering feminist comics artist Nicole Hollander has drawn her big-haired, big-nosed heroine for 30 years

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All the Happy Couples

The ‘N.J. Jewish Standard’ strikes gay partners from its pages

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K’tonton Time

The vintage children’s book about a Jewish Tom Thumb still speaks to today’s kids

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The End

Finishing the Torah cycle, like finishing a scary children’s book, provides a much-needed sense of accomplishment

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The Grave Outdoors

To the neurotic urban parent, Sukkot might as well be called Booths of Death

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Hunger Games

How a current best-seller gets Yom Kippur shockingly right

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Recycling Time

Rosh Hashanah, a reminder of the cyclical nature of Jewish life, provides good lessons for parenting

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The Macaroons Sing ‘Apples and Honey’

Not your grandpa’s Rosh Hashanah song

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In With the In Crowd

‘Inclusive’ education—when special-needs students share classrooms with other students—benefits all kids

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Eat, Pray, Love Your Brother

The Julia Roberts blockbuster—and the Elizabeth Gilbert memoir it’s based on—get the prayer part all wrong

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Short and Sweet

A new book defends the height-challenged and teaches kids about the misuse of science

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The Suburb Not Taken

City or subdivision: Where’s the best place to raise kids?

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Camp for Everyone

The blessings of Jewish camps for special-needs kids

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Home Again

The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Back from Summer Camp Edition!

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Shatnez Shock

Pondering one of the Torah’s woolliest rules

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Bully.com

A debate: Is cyberbullying inevitable, or can parents stop the tide?

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Dance Fever

How a vintage Israeli pop song became an international summer camp sensation

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Camp, Then and Now

Three decades, two very different trunks

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Blogorrhea

Why I don’t read mommyblogs

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Pomp and Happenstance

A graduation speech for the kindergarten set

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Butt of the Joke

Why do my kids laugh at poop?

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Return to Never Never Land

Continuing the conversation on kids and Israel

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Discuss Our Column

Marjorie Ingall wants your responses

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Never Never Land

I can’t talk to my kids about Israel

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Having It Both Ways

When secular and religious worlds collide, which should win?

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Hello, Wilbur

If we love adorable animals in children’s books, are we ethically obliged to raise our kids vegetarian?

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Notes on Camp

An argument for keeping summertime unplugged

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Lice to Meet You

A statistical rundown on the scourge of schools and camps

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The Better Book Club

Rather than ban books, let’s find alternatives

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Banned in Canada

Jewish groups protesting a pro-Palestinian book are missing the point

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