Black African Rabbi Aims High
Matthew Fishbane of Tablet magazine has a great two-part long piece of narrative journalism about the Abayudaya of Uganda, who have been Jewish since a colonial-era chieftain decided to follow the five books of Moses. A century later, a descendant of those African Jews became a rabbi and ran for parliament. Fishbane joined him on…
Who’s Amish Now?
Is avoiding the health care mandate worth fastening your clothes with straight pins?
I Was a Zen Drop-out
When a teacher of Buddhism ditches her practice for motherhood, the real enlightenment begins.