A Rabbi and a Catholic Writer Discuss America’s Spiritual Crisis

Jan. 15 2021

In conversation with Meir Soloveichik, the New York Times columnist Ross Douthat discusses his teenage conversion to Catholicism—and the experimentation with charismatic Christianity that preceded it—his experience as devout believer at an Ivy League university, trends in American religious life, and the state of American society more generally. (Video, 66 minutes.)

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More about: American Religion, American society, Catholicism, Judaism

BDS, Unable to Harm Israel, Has Turned Its Sights on Jews in the Diaspora

Feb. 26 2021

March 15 marks the beginning of this year’s Israel Apartheid Week, during which campus groups around the world hold rallies and events for the purpose of defaming the Jewish state and mustering support for the movement to boycott, divest from, and sanction it (BDS). Richard Kemp comments:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, BDS