David Zvi Kalman is a Fellow in Residence at the Shalom Hartman Institute and the founder of an independent Jewish publishing house.
The surveillance state is a deeply threatening and immoral structure for human social existence. It’s here now.
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Devotees of Star Wars and the Bible have something in common: they have expanded the universes of each text through sheer creativity, even taking ownership of them along the way
Most of the world’s Judaica isn’t made by Jews. Much of it comes from the Far East. Should we care?
The Rabbinical Council of America’s redundant resolution forbidding the ordination or recognition of female rabbis has prompted a new generation of Orthodox women to respond
The Patent Office is a repository of Jewish innovation, from the baseball cap-cum-yarmulke to the KosherSwitch
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them.
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