Jews and Judaism
By Victor Shikhman | Yiddishkeit and all that jazz
For half a century, memories of the Holocaust limited anti-Semitism on the Continent. That period has ended—the recent fatal attacks in Paris and Copenhagen are merely the latest examples of rising violence against Jews. Renewed vitriol among right-wing fascists and new threats from radicalized …Diaspora
Leaders of Reform and Conservative Judaism in Israel tend to blame everyone but themselves for the movements’ failure to take hold. It’s time for a fundamental shift in strategy.
Over the last century, Reform and Conservative Judaism have met with enormous success, first becoming the dominant forms of Jewish observance in …