Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories

The project of Jewish national life in the land of Israel has, from its origins, struggled with the fact that it is the homeland of two peoples, that Jewish heritage clashes with the Palestinian daily life of generations. Too often, attempts to resolve this struggle assume a zero-sum game that pits Jews and Palestinians against each other. The occupation is one of the results. Emor asks: What if a new approach were possible? Through delving into both peoples’ history, Jewish religious sources, early Zionist writings, and the chronicles of American and other international engagement, we seek to imagine new paradigms. We believe there are ways for Israelis and Palestinians both to have their human rights guaranteed and for multiple peoples’ religious and national commitments to be honored. Join us to explore and imagine.

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 ...
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The Role of ‘Americanism’ in the Israeli Far-Right

SHAUL MAGID is Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College
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Israel: Stories from the West Bank

With photographs by Mati Milstein, words from Sameeha Hureini and Aliza Schwartz, art by Francine Perlman, fiction by Daniel Spector, and poetry by Rabbi Professor ...
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Fragments of Fragments

Read "Fragments of Fragments: Israel: Far-Right Religion and Politics" here.
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How to Stop the Religious Right from Defining Judaism 

Come learn some of Smol Emuni's Torah with two leaders of the movement and hear about how religious values inspire their activism.
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Fragments Second Issue: Call for Submissions

We invite contributors to submit pieces for our second issue of Fragments.
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The Social Values Underlying Smol Emuni

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Meet Smol Emuni, Israel’s “Faithful Left”

Smol Emuni is a diverse group of religious Israeli Jews who are bringing their faith to the public discourse in an effort to counteract the ...
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