Reading Esther in This Time of War

DAVID ARNOW is the author of “Creating Lively Passover Seders” and co-editor of “My People’s Passover Haggadah.” His most recent book is “Choosing Hope: The Heritage of Judaism.”

The Right to Die

SAMEEHA HURAINI (she/her) is a Palestinian activist from the village of Tuwani in Masafer Yatta. ALIZA SCHWARTZ (she/her) is a rabbinical student at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, expecting to graduate this May.


LINDSEY HEALEY-POLLACK is a rabbi, educator, and writer.


RABBI PROFESSOR JONATHAN MAGONET (he/him), former Principal of Leo Baeck College (1985-2005), is Emeritus Professor of Bible, author of How did Moses know he was a Hebrew? Reading Bible stories from within (2021).

The Ruins of Memory

DANNY SPECTOR (he/him) is a writer, a retired geologist, and a red diaper baby.