Rokhl’s Golden City: In the off-days of Sukkot: not going to shul, going out with observant friends to hear an all-female klezmer band, and visiting Eichmann at a museum
A celebration of all transient things, Kohelet, as it is known in Hebrew, is the perfect fit for the season
I’ve lived in 37 homes in 53 years. The holiday perfectly captures my philosophy: All housing is temporary.
How a liberal mayor learned to embrace Jews’ international and cultural concerns to court their vote, and changed New York City politics
This Sukkot, say an extra blessing for peace
After reading Ecclesiastes, I realized Sukkot is the perfect holiday for a spiritual skeptic like me