Evidence of increased risk with no gain in protection isn’t stopping camps, schools, or the CDC from pushing third shots for children and teens
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CNN host visits Yad Vashem and Auschwitz for the network’s ‘Roots’ series
Even in the age of email, the genre of ‘Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah’ endures
While kids play ball, swap clothes, and steal their first kisses, they also learn about community, identity, and being a mensch
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The legendary rabbi talks about free love, doing LSD with Timothy Leary, and mortality in a new book, ‘The December Project’
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In a congregation that didn’t focus on God, I discovered the value of reciting prayers I don’t believe
Hiking the Appalachian Trail—once before Tisha B’Av—taught me the essence of observance
Ignore the bugs and the Bieber; focus on the break from everyday life and the enveloping sense of community: Jewish summer camp can be fun and meaningful for growns-ups with families in tow, too
I have conflicted feelings toward Israel, but I love my daughter’s progressive, tolerant, anti-bullying, anti-materialist—and, yes, Zionist—summer camp
The blessings of Jewish camps for special-needs kids
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