Social Justice

The rabbi joins us to enumerate the principles of Jewish social justice, and to explain how you can differentiate between your own views and those of the Hebrew Bible.

May 6 2021 12:01AM

A new book examines John Rawls’s theology.

Tal Fortgang
March 26 2020 12:01AM

The idea that Jews are a rich, powerful, turbo-white elite has plenty of purchase.

Abe Greenwald
July 23 2019 12:01AM

A jury rules in favor of the bakery that school administrators tried to drive out of business.

June 14 2019 12:01AM

Religions can hope to thrive only if they serve a purpose that is not met elsewhere in society.

Joel Kotkin
March 5 2019 12:01AM

Jews should not embrace powerlessness.

Sharon Goldman
Feb. 26 2019 12:01AM

Judaism beyond slogans.

Jeffrey Salkin
March 5 2018 12:01AM

For today’s progressives, Jewish particularism is acceptable only when it involves vehement critiques of Israel.

Josh Block
Dec. 14 2017 12:01AM

The dangers of professors who profess “social justice.”

Leila Beckwith and Tammi Rossman-Benjamin
Nov. 2 2017 12:01AM

Jews have done more than fight for the rights of others.

David Bernstein
May 10 2016 12:01AM

Charity is not the same as redistribution.

Hillel Gershuni
Aug. 5 2015 12:01AM

It’s not exactly “nonpartisan.”

Jonathan Bronitsky
July 15 2015 12:01AM

The Torah tells us to love the stranger, but—contrary to what some activists claim—Jewish law and values do not mandate unrestricted immigration.

Marshall Breger
Sept. 12 2014 12:01AM

A Modest Proposal

July 1 2013 12:01AM