Jewish law—and my own obsessive-compulsive grandfather—can teach us valuable lessons that apply to today’s pandemic
It took years for me to recognize my OCD, and even longer to keep it from interfering with my religious observance
For Jennifer Traig, mixing milk and meat could have brought on the end of the world. What happens when custom becomes compulsion?
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. Help us do what we do.