A recent New York Times op-ed claims the Jewish state restricts abortion more than most Western countries. It doesn’t.
I tried to get pregnant for months. But when my fertility treatments worked too well, I faced an unexpected moral quandary.
Women are entitled to a wide range of emotions about their bodies and fertility. But under Jewish law, the rules are clear.
‘Not being able to process it religiously makes it a very hard experience. We thought it’s important to give it a voice.’
Should rabbis and other clerics engage in politics? Only, it seems, if they support liberal policies.
What drives the president—the chasm between the world as it is and ought to be—is what drives the Jewish people
Germany’s challenge to Jewish tradition focuses on individual rights, but what about our bodies’ sanctity?
A Jewish-themed anti-abortion monument grows in Kansas
Did we mention Eve Ensler has a Jewish dad?
Actual alternate suggestion: The Via Dolorosa.
Plus Sunday in the Park with Israel, and more
Evaluating comedy on its political merit is like disassembling a vibrator to analyze its mechanics: You can do it, but that’s not what it’s for.
Group bows to immense pressure from erstwhile supporters
Moves away from ‘democratizing’ breast cancer
Gloria Allred, the famous feminist lawyer, has accomplished a great deal for women. She’s also something of a national joke.
The women of the film, out of the corner, a generation later
The Jewish state’s unique fertility policies
In Israel, where abortion hasn’t been the wedge issue it has in the United States, tensions are building between secular traditions and religious groups, which want to increase the Jewish birthrate
Plus Hitler the abortionist, the Sabbath Manifesto, and more
Plus fetal justice, and two kinds of Holocaust confusion
Parsing right and wrong with political philosopher Michael Sandel
Hits 2nd Avenue Deli, makes dumb joke
After a young woman’s 1871 death, the press took aim at an immigrant from Plotsk
Abortion, gay marriage, and rock ‘n’ roll.
Hosting women about to have an abortion is the most direct, intimate mitzvah I’ve ever had the privilege to perform.
Hosting out of towners having abortions is the most direct, intimate mitzvah I’ve ever had the privilege to perform