How can one fight to produce peace? How can one win a war without causing more wars in the future? These questions hit me, as funny as it may be, […]
As a father, I listen to lots of music that, to put it nicely, is not my personal preference. Children’s music can be wonderful and full of joy, but after […]
I’d like to take this time to draw all of your attention to a tragedy that happens every day right before our eyes: verbicide, “the murder of a word.” Each […]
Raise your hand if you’ve ever seen Mary Poppins. Now, raise your hand if you’ve ever noticed its not-so-subtle critique of patriarchy. I noticed the vaguely feminist critique of patriarchy […]
Again, if God, like Jupiter in the comedy, should, on awaking from a lengthened slumber, desire to rescue the human race from evil, why did He send this Spirit of […]
“Shimon, the son of Gamaliel, says, ‘All my days I have grown up in the midst of the sages [or wise men] and I have not found anything that is […]
To cite in one context something said by another person in another context is, in fact, to say something new.