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Commentary  On My Mind

Expert analysis and personal insights on today’s Jewish topics.


There are many lessons--sobering and uplifting--to be drawn from Jan. 15th's horrifying hostage situation at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas.


The pandemic and our safety measures thrust us into the dark rooms to wrestle. 


It's not a spot most American tourists visit--and yet, I've found myself drawn to this special place. 


Local young adult reconnects to Judaism through YLD Pride


 A NICU mom shares her story


Five hundred, twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes…how do you measure a year?


On Feb. 6, the world learned that former Secretary of State George P. Shultz had passed away at age 100.


Camp Chi knows camping and Keshet knows inclusion


COVID-19 has upended our daily routines and transformed life as we know it, but It also offers us a moment of great clarity about what matters most: Health. Family. Community. 

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