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Supreme Court to Decide if Travel Ban Is Really a Muslim Ban

April 25, 2018 in Daily Beast

Justice Neil Gorsuch Gives Immigrants Big Win Against Trump’s Deportation Machine

April 17, 2018 in Daily Beast

Chart: This Is What Happens If Trump Fires Mueller

April 12, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump Judicial Pick Promoted Idea Birth Control Gets Women Killed

April 12, 2018 in Daily Beast

Four Reasons Snowy Springs Don’t Disprove Global Warming

April 06, 2018 in Daily Beast

Too Crooked to Fail: Why Scott Pruitt Still Has His Job (for Now)

April 04, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump Administration Creates an Office of Discrimination

March 28, 2018 in Daily Beast

2020 Census Citizenship Question Is All About Voter Suppression

March 27, 2018 in Daily Beast

Stormy Daniels’ Legal Strategy Suggests She Has Photos of Donald Trump

March 26, 2018 in Daily Beast

Oil Companies Admit Climate Change Is Real, Say Don’t Blame Us

March 23, 2018 in Daily Beast

Forced Anal Exams of Suspected Gay Men Are Banned in Kenya

March 22, 2018 in Daily Beast

Could CIA Nominee Gina Haspel Be Prosecuted for War Crimes?

March 19, 2018 in Daily Beast

A Tale of Two Netanyahus: ‘7 Days in Entebbe’

March 16, 2018 in Daily Beast

What Does the Bible Teach About Transgender People?

March 03, 2018 in Daily Beast

How the Justice System Fails Immigrants

March 01, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump Loses DACA Challenge at Supreme Court, Rule of Law Wins

February 26, 2018 in Daily Beast

The NRA Has an Antisemitism Problem

February 23, 2018 in Forward

The Florida gunman was clearly antisemitic – but not only antisemitic

February 20, 2018 in The Jewish Chronicle

This Anti-Islam, Anti-Vaccine, Born-Again Christian Candidate Is a Democrat

February 15, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Budget Cut for HIV/AIDS Would Kill 300,000 People Per Year, Report Says

February 13, 2018 in Daily Beast

Pennsylvania’s Baby Trump Wants to Impeach Judges He Doesn’t Like

February 06, 2018 in Daily Beast

Kathleen Hartnett White, Trump’s Environment Pick: Fossil Fuels Ended Slavery, CO2 Is Good for You

January 31, 2018 in Daily Beast

Jamaica Bans Anti-Gay American Preacher Steven Anderson

January 30, 2018 in Daily Beast

A New Father Reflects on How Conservatives Manipulate Our Fears

January 26, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump’s New Ambassador Sam Brownback Could Weaponize ‘Religious Freedom’ Around the World

January 26, 2018 in Daily Beast

Mike Pence’s Love of a Fictional Israel

January 23, 2018 in Forward

Pennsylvania Court Trashes Gerrymander, Becomes Seventh State to Reject a Republican Map

January 22, 2018 in Daily Beast

Trump Administration Protects Your Right to Discriminate Against Women and LGBT People

January 18, 2018 in Daily Beast

Supreme Court’s Ohio Voter Case Is Based on a Big Lie

January 10, 2018 in Daily Beast

Doug Jones’ Gay Son Carson Gave Mike Pence the Best Side-Eye of 2018

January 04, 2018 in Daily Beast

Will States Finally Dump the ‘Gay Panic’ and ‘Trans Panic’ Defenses in 2018?

January 02, 2018 in Daily Beast

The Fight for LGBT Equality in 2018 Will Be Fierce

December 28, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Ten Worst Things Scott Pruitt’s EPA Has Already Done

December 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump Has Put a Record Number of Dangerous Men on the Bench

December 21, 2017 in Daily Beast

Be ‘Naughty’: Shop At Stores That Don’t Only Embrace Christmas

December 14, 2017 in Forward

The Climate News Will Have to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

December 13, 2017 in Daily Beast

Could Voter Suppression Swing Alabama’s Senate Race to Roy Moore?

December 11, 2017 in Daily Beast

Masterpiece Cakeshop Isn’t About Religious Freedom—It’s About Sex

December 05, 2017 in Daily Beast

Would the Founding Fathers Have Tracked Your Cell Phone? Why ‘Originalism’ is Bunk

November 28, 2017 in Daily Beast

There’s a Simple Compromise to the Masterpiece Cakeshop Fight. Does Anybody Want It Though?

November 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

Welfare for the Rich: The Carried-Interest Loophole.

November 23, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Judicial Picks Call Trans Children ‘Satan’s Plan,’ Says Gays Are ‘Brainwashing’ Kids, and More

November 16, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Judicial Picks Are Literally Right-Wing Bloggers

November 14, 2017 in Daily Beast

Roy Moore Isn’t a Family Values Hypocrite—He’s an Exemplar

November 13, 2017 in Daily Beast

GOP Voter Suppression Is the Country’s Greatest Scandal

November 08, 2017 in Daily Beast

EPA Director Scott Pruitt Cites Bible for Industry-Led Science Boards and Gets the Bible Exactly Wrong

November 05, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Trump Administration Is a Libertarian’s Worst Nightmare

October 23, 2017 in Daily Beast

The NFL Is Right, Trump Is Wrong: Dissenting Players Are Patriotic

October 19, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Shocking Extremist Judges

October 17, 2017 in Daily Beast

Stop Kidding Yourself: This Is the Christian Right’s Presidency

October 09, 2017 in Daily Beast

No, the U.S. Didn’t Vote at the UN for the Death Penalty for Homosexuality

October 04, 2017 in Daily Beast

Mississippi’s Draconian Anti-LGBT Law, the Worst in the Nation, Is Set to Take Effect

October 04, 2017 in Daily Beast

Why Do Conservatives Blame Gun Violence on a ‘Sick World’? The Bible.

October 04, 2017 in Daily Beast

Chief Justice Roberts Calls Proof of Wisconsin Gerrymandering ‘Gobbledygook’

October 03, 2017 in Daily Beast

Gay Rights & Voting Rights: The Biggest Battles Coming to the Supreme Court

October 01, 2017 in Daily Beast

Estate-Tax Repeal Is the Original Phony Populism

September 29, 2017 in Daily Beast

Roy Moore Isn’t Just Anti-Gay, He’s Anti-Democracy

September 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

While You Weren’t Looking, the Senate Has Been Rubber-Stamping Trump’s Extreme Judicial Picks

September 21, 2017 in Daily Beast

Who Killed Dexter Pottinger, Jamaica’s Face of LGBT Pride?

September 05, 2017 in Daily Beast

Joel Osteen’s ‘Prosperity Gospel’ Made Him Houston’s Hurricane Pariah

August 31, 2017 in Daily Beast

Mattis Didn’t Kill the Trans Ban, Trump’s Big Mouth Will

August 30, 2017 in Daily Beast

There’s No Other Way to Say It: Trump’s Arpaio Pardon Is Fascist

August 26, 2017 in Daily Beast

How Much Pristine Wilderness Will Ryan Zinke’s Secret Plan Destroy?

August 25, 2017 in Daily Beast

Are Evangelicals Losing Faith in Trump?

August 24, 2017 in Daily Beast

Big Business Crushes Anti-Trans Campaign in Texas

August 17, 2017 in Daily Beast

Why Trump’s Jewish Backers Love the Alt-Right

August 15, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Phony Populism Rests on One Big Lie

July 31, 2017 in Daily Beast

Does Trump Religious Freedom Pick Sam Brownback Believe in Dominionism?

July 28, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Proposed Transgender Military Ban Aims to Sever the T From LGBT

July 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

Republicans Have a Russia Conspiracy Theory, Too… About Environmentalists

July 24, 2017 in Daily Beast

Pay No Mind To The Fake Ruckus About a Phony Israel Anti-Boycott Law

July 21, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Judicial Pick John Bush Lies to the Senate

July 19, 2017 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump’s War on the Unborn

July 15, 2017 in Daily Beast

Jeff Sessions’ Secret Speech to the Alliance Defending Freedom, the Biggest Christian-Right Group You’ve Never Heard Of

July 12, 2017 in Daily Beast

Court Stops Trump & Pruitt From Trashing the Planet—for Now

July 06, 2017 in Daily Beast

Republican Goes to Auschwitz, Gets Holocaust Totally Wrong

July 05, 2017 in Daily Beast

Texas Supreme Court: No Benefits for Gay Couples

June 30, 2017 in Daily Beast

Shanghai Pride Reflects Two Sides of LGBT Life in China

June 28, 2017 in Daily Beast

Supreme Court Puts Trump’s Travel Ban on Life Support

June 26, 2017 in Daily Beast

For Neil Gorsuch, the Right-Wing Supreme Court Isn’t Right Wing Enough on Religion

June 26, 2017 in Daily Beast

Shame On You, Jewish Voice For Peace, For Targeting Pro-Israel Gays

June 06, 2017 in Forward

Blame Republican Dogma for Donald Trump Pulling Out of Paris

June 01, 2017 in Daily Beast

How the ‘Trump Effect’ Is Endangering LGBT People Worldwide

May 19, 2017 in Daily Beast

Dead Wrong: Roger Ailes’s Destructive Legacy

May 18, 2017 in Forward

Armed And Dangerous: After Firing James Comey, Trump Will Weaponize The FBI

May 09, 2017 in Forward

Trump Fills 10 More Judicial Seats Mitch McConnell Stole From Obama

May 08, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s ‘Religious Liberty’ Executive Order Should Scare The Bejesus Out Of Jews

May 04, 2017 in Forward

Trump’s Religious Liberty Executive Order Is a Triumph of Fake News

May 04, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Hero of the People’s Climate March: Wal-Mart?

April 29, 2017 in Daily Beast

Legal Weed’s No. 1 Warrior Puts Down His Pipe

April 28, 2017 in Daily Beast

President Trump’s Tantrums Sink Him in Court Again

April 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

Why Trump Wants to Shrink National Monuments

April 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

How the War on Science Is Really Fought

April 22, 2017 in Daily Beast

It Doesn’t Matter Whether Sean Spicer Is Incompetent or Malevolent — He’s Dangerous

April 13, 2017 in Forward

Why Gorsuch Would Likely Overrule Landmark LGBT Civil Rights Case

April 05, 2017 in Daily Beast

How to Stop the Senate From Getting Nuked: Confirm Two Justices at Once

April 04, 2017 in Daily Beast

Democrats Are Right to Oppose Gorsuch, but They’re Doing It All Wrong

April 03, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s America-First Energy Policy is Oil-First

March 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

Can We Be Smarter About Anti-Semitism?

March 23, 2017 in Forward

Could Justice Neil Gorsuch Become Conservatives’ Next Worst Nightmare?

March 23, 2017 in Daily Beast

Neil Gorsuch’s Charm Offensive Confuses Bias With Ideology

March 21, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Art Of The Steal: How Trump’s Plot To Destroy The NEA Robs America

March 20, 2017 in Forward

Trump Puts EPA on Starvation Diet

March 16, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Fifth Precept in the Age of Facebook and Trump

March 07, 2017 in Tricycle

When It’s Moral to Defy the Law

March 06, 2017 in Forward

Trump Administration’s First Supreme Court Win Is Against Trans Kids

March 06, 2017 in Daily Beast

It’s Not Just Jeff Sessions: The FBI Must Investigate Scott Pruitt for Lying to Congress

March 03, 2017 in Daily Beast

Why the FBI and a Special Prosecutor Must Immediately Investigate Jeff Sessions

March 02, 2017 in Daily Beast

Why Anti-Semitic Attacks Are Good For Donald Trump

March 01, 2017 in Forward

‘States’ Rights’ Used to be Conservative – Now It’s Liberal

February 27, 2017 in Daily Beast

President Trump is not an anti-Semite, but he is the head of an anti-Semitic movement

February 22, 2017 in Daily Beast

If Only Donald Trump Had Answered The Jewish Reporter’s Question Like This

February 19, 2017 in Forward

Ninth Circuit Rejects Trumpism and Affirms the Rule of Law in Immigration Ban Case

February 09, 2017 in Daily Beast

President Trump to Judges: Drop Dead

February 08, 2017 in Daily Beast

My word of the year for 2017 is “evidence.”

February 05, 2017 in Forward

A Leaked Copy of Trump’s Speech at the National Prayer Breakfast (parody)

February 01, 2017 in Forward

Is Donald Trump’s Travel Ban Legal? Months of Court Battles Will Decide

January 31, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Is Payoff to the Religious Right

January 31, 2017 in Daily Beast

Science Is the Latest Casualty of Trump’s War on Truth

January 26, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump SCOTUS Finalists Are All Arch Conservatives

January 24, 2017 in Daily Beast

Trump’s EPA Pick Blends Conservative Christianity With Anti-Environmental Activism

January 23, 2017 in Daily Beast

The Supreme Court Will Likely Let Slurs Like ‘Redskins’ Get Trademarks

January 18, 2017 in Daily Beast

Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Education Pick, Could Make Life Hell for LGBT Youth

January 17, 2017 in Daily Beast

Jeff Sessions: ‘Secularists’ Are Unfit for Government

January 12, 2017 in Daily Beast

Transphobia 2.0: New Anti-Trans ‘Bathroom Bills’

January 06, 2017 in Daily Beast

50 Things To Fear From the Trump Administration

December 30, 2016 in Forward

Why Did Obama Let the UN Criticize Israel? Because It Was the Last Chance to Act Sane

December 27, 2016 in Daily Beast

It’s Going to Be the Warmest Christmas Ever at the North Pole

December 25, 2016 in Daily Beast

Trump’s Extremist Nominee for Israel

December 18, 2016 in Daily Beast

Why Donald Trump’s Secretary of State Might Actually Stand Up for LGBT Rights

December 15, 2016 in Daily Beast

Will Ryan Zinke Open Up 265 Million Acres of Land to Drilling and Mining?

December 15, 2016 in Daily Beast

Three Reasons for the Electoral College to Reject Trump

December 15, 2016 in Forward

Evangelicals Love Donald Trump Because Jesus Loves Rich People

December 11, 2016 in Daily Beast

Steve Bannon is Not an Anti-Semite; He’s a Nativist Populist

December 10, 2016 in Forward

Scott Pruitt, Trump’s Climate-Denying EPA Pick, Is Worse Than You Think

December 08, 2016 in Daily Beast

#Pizzagate Is the ‘Satanic Panic’ of Our Age—but This Time, the President’s Men Believe It

December 06, 2016 in Daily Beast

Squabble Over Keith Ellison Reveals Dilemma for Democrats on Israel

December 02, 2016 in Daily Beast

How Stars, Christians, and Hackers Could Avoid Climate Disaster Under Trump

November 28, 2016 in Daily Beast

Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education is a Tragedy for All Americans — Especially American Jews

November 28, 2016 in Forward

Retreat or Fight? Both are Right.

November 28, 2016 in Tricycle

Obama Must Save the Courts to Save America From Trump

November 26, 2016 in Daily Beast

In the Age of Trump, Progressives Must Become Sabras

November 22, 2016 in Forward

They Went Low — We Must Go Lower

November 17, 2016 in Forward

FADA: The GOP’s Anti-LGBT, Anti-Women ‘Religious Freedom’ Law on Steroids

November 17, 2016 in Daily Beast

Where Life Is Getting Worse for LGBT People

November 15, 2016 in Daily Beast

25 Reasons Hillary Clinton Lost the Election

November 14, 2016 in Huffington Post

North Dakota Pipeline Protesters Win a Battle but Lose the War

November 11, 2016 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump’s Supreme Court Won’t Just Overturn Gay Marriage and Abortion Cases, It Will Strangle the Federal Government

November 09, 2016 in Daily Beast

How Did Donald Trump Happen?

November 09, 2016 in Forward

Judge Destroys Trump Campaign’s Lawyer Attacking Early Voting

November 08, 2016 in Daily Beast

North Carolina GOP Brags Racist Voter Suppression Is Working—and They’re Right

November 07, 2016 in Daily Beast

Your Ambivalence Toward Hillary Clinton Says More About You Than Her

November 01, 2016 in Forward

Ted Cruz Wants to Block a Supreme Court Justice Forever, Start Constitutional Crisis

October 27, 2016 in Daily Beast

For We Were Strangers in Egypt: The Jewish Imperative for Justice

October 27, 2016 in Huffington Post

How to Thrive (Not Just Survive) as Election Day Approaches

October 26, 2016 in Tricycle

Hey, Curt Schilling, Let Me Tell You About American Jews

October 25, 2016 in Forward

Blaming the Media is Bad for Democracy — On the Right and the Left

October 24, 2016 in Forward

Supreme Court Is a Winning Debate Issue for Donald Trump

October 20, 2016 in Daily Beast

2.6 Million Anti-Semitic Tweets in One Year

October 19, 2016 in Daily Beast

Trump-Pence would be a Disaster for LGBT People

October 19, 2016 in Daily Beast

If Donald Trump Sues the New York Times or His Accusers, It Will Be a Suicide Mission

October 13, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Donald Trumps in Our Midst

October 11, 2016 in Forward

There’s Still Time to Replace Donald Trump as the GOP Nominee

October 09, 2016 in Daily Beast

Louisiana Governor Sues His Attorney General Over Anti-Trans Crusade

October 07, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Orthodox Case for Hillary Clinton

October 06, 2016 in Forward

When Fox News Went From Chinatown to Boro Park in Search of More Stereotypes

October 06, 2016 in Forward

Mike Pence, Postmodern Evangelical Catholic Conservative

October 03, 2016 in Daily Beast

Shimon Peres: An Optimist Betrayed

September 28, 2016 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump Could Be Indicted for Bribery

September 23, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Conclusions We Jump to After the New York Explosion

September 18, 2016 in Forward

The Three Most Unconstitutional Things the Government is Doing Right Now

September 16, 2016 in Daily Beast

Why It’s Impossible for Democrats to Win the House

September 15, 2016 in Daily Beast

Mini-Kaepernicks Sit Out the Pledge of Allegiance—but Not All Teachers Know the Law

September 07, 2016 in Daily Beast

From Muslims to Ebola, Conservatives Always Want To Terrify Us About Something

September 06, 2016 in Forward

Are Environmentalists Exploiting Native Americans?

September 06, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Radical Feminists and Conservative Christians Anti-Trans Alliance

September 04, 2016 in Daily Beast

Mike Pence’s Religious Freedom Law Helps Child Abuser

September 01, 2016 in Daily Beast

The ‘Social Cost of Carbon’ Is the Most Historic Climate Change Decision Yet

August 30, 2016 in Daily Beast

University of Chicago’s P.C. Crackdown Is About Keeping Right-Wing Donors Happy

August 26, 2016 in Daily Beast

If Israel’s Occupation Is Permanent, Why Isn’t It the Same as Apartheid?

August 24, 2016 in Forward

As Donald Trump Sinks, Republicans May Rethink Merrick Garland

August 23, 2016 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump Hates Losers. Judaism Can’t Get Enough of Them.

August 22, 2016 in Forward

Why Liberals Love to Explain Donald Trump to Each Other

August 19, 2016 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Would Kill the ‘Right to Remain Silent’ Warning

August 11, 2016 in Daily Beast

Donald Trump’s Top Funder Is Just Like Him: Tacky and Cruel

August 03, 2016 in Daily Beast

The RNC Can Legally Dump Donald Trump but It Has to Act Fast

August 03, 2016 in Daily Beast

Utah Blames the Weather, Not Homophobia, for Teen Suicide Epidemic

July 29, 2016 in Daily Beast

Courts Crush Voter Suppression Just in Time for Election Day

July 29, 2016 in Daily Beast

Tim Kaine: Least Jewish Democrat Ever

July 28, 2016 in Forward

Will Bill Clinton’s Spiritual Masterpiece Humanize Hillary for America?

July 27, 2016 in Forward

Could Republicans’ Supreme Court Obstructionism Cost them the Senate?

July 27, 2016 in Daily Beast

Inconvenient Truths at the DNC

July 26, 2016 in Forward

Tim Kaine, a Pope Francis Catholic, Defies Religious Stereotypes

July 22, 2016 in Daily Beast

Why President Donald Trump Would Be Israel’s Worst Nightmare

July 21, 2016 in Forward

Fighting ISIS With Ruthless Progressivism

July 14, 2016 in Forward

What Can Jews and White Allies Do About Police Violence?

July 08, 2016 in Forward

Reclaiming Progressive Patriotism in the Age of Donald Trump

July 04, 2016 in Forward

Is Donald Trump-Style Populism Just Human Nature?

June 29, 2016 in Forward

Decoding an Anti-Semitic Meme Donald Trump Supporters Took From Anime

June 17, 2016 in Forward

In Response to North Carolina’s Law, a Jewish Case for Intersectionality

April 01, 2016 in Forward

Billionaires Try to Buy the Supreme Court

March 29, 2016 in Daily Beast

North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Law Is Based on a Total Lie

March 24, 2016 in Daily Beast

Christian Right Says No Means Yes in Supreme Court Obamacare Fight

March 23, 2016 in Daily Beast

Trump Is Not Hitler and He’s Not Haman — He’s Ahasuerus

March 22, 2016 in Forward

AIPAC’s Ovation for Trump is Not at All Surprising

March 22, 2016 in Daily Beast

Senate GOP Must Choose: Merrick Garland, Hillary Clinton, or Donald Trump

March 18, 2016 in Daily Beast

D.C.’s Dueling Supreme Court Strategies

March 17, 2016 in Daily Beast

Merrick Garland for Supreme Court: A Good Man About to Go Through GOP Hell

March 16, 2016 in Daily Beast

Meet the Evangelical Christians Behind Ted Cruz — They’re Super Jewy

March 14, 2016 in Forward

Israel’s Cult Crackdown Could Snare Yoga, Rabbis, and Meditation

March 13, 2016 in Daily Beast

What Jewish Law Says About Crumbling Indian Point Nuclear Plant

March 11, 2016 in Forward

Dear Caitlyn Jenner, Please Reconsider Your Support of Ted Cruz

March 08, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Harlem Preacher Hooked on Hate

March 06, 2016 in Daily Beast

Likely Supreme Court Nominee Judge Jane Kelly Is a True Moderate

March 04, 2016 in Daily Beast

After Scalia’s Death, Don’t Let GOP Senators Break Their Sacred Oath

March 03, 2016 in Forward

Welcoming Everything You Experience (with Koshin Paley Ellison)

March 01, 2016 in Huffington Post

Will Scalia’s Death Protect Abortion? Deadlock in Texas Case Will Limit Damage

March 01, 2016 in Daily Beast

Cruz Sugar Daddy Funds a Fake Black GOP Group

February 26, 2016 in Daily Beast

It’s Time for Jews To Pray and Preach About Abortion — Like Christians Do

February 24, 2016 in Forward

20 Years After a Bus Bombing, the Inspiration of Two Lives Unlived

February 24, 2016 in Forward

This Anti-BDS Video Is Pure Hilarity — and Accidental Genius

February 23, 2016 in Forward

Have Obama’s Supreme Court Picks Really Been Silent on Abortion?

February 22, 2016 in Daily Beast

Could Obama Sue Senate Republicans for Stonewalling a Supreme Court Nominee?

February 19, 2016 in Daily Beast

Dear Bernie Fans, a Vote for Him Is a Vote for Donald Trump

February 16, 2016 in Daily Beast

GOP Cynicism on the Supreme Court Reaches a New Low

February 15, 2016 in Daily Beast

Does Ted Cruz Think He’s the Messiah?

February 14, 2016 in Daily Beast

Why Jewish Republicans Should Look Past Marco Rubio — to Michael Bloomberg

February 08, 2016 in Forward

What Kind of Jew Is Bernie Sanders?

January 31, 2016 in Daily Beast

How Citizens United Gave Us Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump

January 20, 2016 in Daily Beast

When the Supreme Court Busts a Union

January 11, 2016 in Daily Beast

You Think the World Is Going to Hell in 2016? It’s Actually Getting Better.

January 11, 2016 in Forward

Alabama Chief Justice Screwed 66 Judges

January 06, 2016 in Daily Beast

Bill Cosby, Tamir Rice, And The Power of Prosecutors

January 01, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Brave Woman and Unlikely Heroes Who Brought Down Bill Cosby

December 30, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Religious Right Is Right to Be Scared: Christianity Is Dying in America

December 26, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Dangers of the Oscar Wilde Defense: How Cosby’s Countersuit Could Backfire

December 17, 2015 in Daily Beast

Affirmative Action May Be Doomed—But It’s Already a Confused Mess

December 13, 2015 in Daily Beast

SCOTUS to Decide Whose Votes Count in Racially Tinged ‘One Person, One Vote’ Case

December 08, 2015 in Daily Beast

America’s Creepy HIV+ Registry

December 01, 2015 in Daily Beast

Will Pseudoscience Undo Roe v. Wade?

November 30, 2015 in Daily Beast

Orange County’s Secret Informant Program

November 23, 2015 in Daily Beast

Arkansas ‘Spanking Judge’ Traded Lighter Sentences for Sex, Commission Says

November 20, 2015 in Daily Beast

The World Runs on Palm Oil, and That’s Fueling Climate Change

November 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

Oops: College Names Anti-Rape Program After a Wife-Beating Law

November 02, 2015 in Daily Beast

Evangelical Family Wants Religious Exemption for Teaching Their Kids

November 02, 2015 in Daily Beast

Ben Carson’s Church Believes the U.S. Government Will Team Up With the Antichrist

October 31, 2015 in Daily Beast

How Dennis Hastert Is Like Jared Fogle and Jerry Sandusky

October 28, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Death Penalty Election: A Louisiana Parish Is Ground Zero for the Capital Punishment Debate

October 26, 2015 in Daily Beast

Why Is Chabad Helping Christian Extremists?

October 26, 2015 in Forward

Why Saudi Arabia Gets Away With Murder

October 09, 2015 in Daily Beast

Pennsylvania’s A.G. Charged With Perjury Again in Her Effort to Smear Opponent

October 01, 2015 in Daily Beast

How Prosecutors Get Away With Cutting Black Jurors

September 28, 2015 in Daily Beast

America’s Newest Saint: Missionary or Mass Murderer?

September 23, 2015 in Daily Beast

Can Pope Francis Unite American Catholics?

September 21, 2015 in Daily Beast

Ann Coulter Defends ‘F–king Jews’ Rant

September 17, 2015 in Daily Beast

Oklahoma’s Governor Won’t Save Death Row Inmate Richard Glossip, but the Public Just Might

September 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

95% of Prosecutors Are White and They Treat Blacks Worse

August 17, 2015 in Daily Beast

It’s Not Just Bad Cops: Prosecutors Run Wild

August 08, 2015 in Daily Beast

It’s Not Just Bad Cops: Prosecutors Run Wild

August 08, 2015 in Daily Beast

Mormons: Come Look at Our Secret Stone

August 06, 2015 in Daily Beast

Satanic Panic Strikes After Gory Florida Murders

August 06, 2015 in Daily Beast

Hate Obamacare? Wanna Fire Gays? Create a Fake Church!

August 04, 2015 in Daily Beast

Why We Should Ignore the Nuts on Both Sides of Iran Deal Debate

August 03, 2015 in Forward

2022 Olympics Will Be Held in a Human Rights Disaster Zone

July 30, 2015 in Daily Beast

Quaaludes, Cosby’s Alleged Rape Drugs of Choice, Were Somehow Even Scarier Than You Think

July 27, 2015 in Daily Beast

To some, Planned Parenthood is immoral; to others, it’s doing God’s work

July 24, 2015 in Religion News Service

Supreme Court: If It’s Worth It for Corporations, Pollution May Be Okay

June 29, 2015 in Daily Beast

Did The Four Dissenting Justices In Gay Marriage Case Just Suggest Treason?

June 27, 2015 in Daily Beast

How Conservatism Kept Obamacare Alive

June 25, 2015 in Daily Beast

Supreme Court: Institutional Racism is Real

June 25, 2015 in Daily Beast

Jewish Response to Dylann Roof? Dump Delusion of ‘Moderate’ GOP

June 23, 2015 in Forward

Pope Francis’ environmental encyclical is even more radical than it appears

June 19, 2015 in Religion News Service

Is India’s “Hitler Ice Cream” Tasteless? Ignorant? Anti-Semitic? Or all of the above?

June 12, 2015 in Daily Beast

New Poll Shows Near-Supermajority on Same-Sex Marriage, Obamacare

June 08, 2015 in Daily Beast

Why Jewish Fundamentalism Is More Brazen Than Ever — and Not Just on the Plane

June 03, 2015 in Forward

This Could Be the Supreme Court’s Busiest Month in History

June 01, 2015 in Daily Beast

SCOTUS: Abercrombie & Fitch Discriminated Against Muslim Job Applicant

June 01, 2015 in Daily Beast

Can Ecstasy Replace Xanax?

May 30, 2015 in Daily Beast

Indiana’s First Church of Pot

May 29, 2015 in Daily Beast

How Irish Gay Marriage Isn’t Like America’s

May 22, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Case for Serial’s Adnan Syed Just Got Busted Wide Open

May 19, 2015 in Daily Beast

2015 Is the Hottest Year On Record

May 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

No ghost in the machine: Anti-humanism of ‘Ex Machina’ makes it the post-Christian film of the year

May 08, 2015 in Washington Post

Pope Francis: A Mensch in Rome?

May 01, 2015 in Hadassah

Bobby Jindal Is Doubling Down on RFRA

April 15, 2015 in Daily Beast

Who’s Against Videotaping Police?

April 09, 2015 in Daily Beast

Leading Christian Conservative Wants You to Start Fasting to Stop Gay Marriage

April 07, 2015 in Daily Beast

So, Why Are Bob Dylan’s Videos So Violent Anyway?

April 06, 2015 in Forward

Arkansas Governor’s Surprise Announcement Is Still Not Enough to Protect LGBTs from Discrimination

April 01, 2015 in Daily Beast

It’s not as simple as homophobic thugs vs. civil rights in Indiana

April 01, 2015 in Reuters

Mike Pence Still Isn’t Telling the Truth

March 31, 2015 in Daily Beast

‘Moderate’ Israeli Rabbi Calls Obama a Biblical Mass Murderer

March 31, 2015 in Daily Beast

Where did Indiana law come from? A brief history of religious freedom

March 31, 2015 in Religion News Service

The Texas-Sized Anti-Gay Backlash

March 29, 2015 in Daily Beast

Young V. United Parcel Service: For Conservative Reasons, Supreme Court Rules For Pregnant Women—And Against Corporations

March 25, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Backlash to the Anti-Gay Backlash: “Religious Freedom” Bills Fail, As More People See What They’re Really About

March 23, 2015 in Daily Beast

The GOP’s Sex Trafficking Shell Game: How Laws Against ‘Sex Trafficking’ End Up Hurting Women

March 19, 2015 in Daily Beast

Georgia Bill Helps Wife Beaters

March 13, 2015 in Daily Beast

A Great Utah Compromise on LGBT Equality? There’s No Such Thing

March 13, 2015 in Daily Beast

Jeb Bush’s Lurch to the Right

March 12, 2015 in Forward

Florida Quietly Bans the Words ‘Climate Change’ in Environmental Protection Docs

March 09, 2015 in Daily Beast

Salmon Vs. Gold Splits Alaska GOP

March 09, 2015 in Daily Beast

Evangelicals & ISIS Feel Fine About the End of the World

March 08, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Technicality That Could Save Obamacare—and the Supreme Court’s Reputation

March 04, 2015 in Daily Beast

Early Signs Say Obamacare Will Survive

March 04, 2015 in Daily Beast

Quorum Video: Sochi’s Pro-Gay Protester Speaks Out

February 25, 2015 in Daily Beast

Moderates Want More Marriage—of Any Kind

February 24, 2015 in Daily Beast

Armageddon for Climate Change Deniers

February 23, 2015 in Daily Beast

Tennessee Lawmaker: State Constitution Needs More God

February 18, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Right’s Very Own Activist Judge Issues Immigration Ruling Filled With Republican Talking Points

February 17, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Right’s Very Own Activist Judge Issues Immigration Ruling Filled With Republican Talking Points

February 17, 2015 in Daily Beast

Arkansas’ Almost Kosher Anti-Gay Law

February 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

Arkansas’ Almost Kosher Anti-Gay Law

February 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

Religious Right In Knots Over 50 Shades

February 15, 2015 in Daily Beast

Kansas’s Big Gay Rollback a Sign of Conservative Desperation

February 11, 2015 in Daily Beast

‘The Crusades Were Great, Actually!’

February 10, 2015 in Daily Beast

Is Alabama’s Anti-Gay Judge on the Right Side of the Law?

February 09, 2015 in Daily Beast

Breaking Down President Obama’s Point About Christian Crusades and Islamic Extremism

February 07, 2015 in Huffington Post

Was Obama right about the Crusades and Islamic extremism?

February 06, 2015 in Washington Post

You’ll Pry This Foie Gras From My Cold, Dead Hands

February 06, 2015 in Daily Beast

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, Tibet: Why Obama’s Meeting With The Dalai Lama Is An Empty Gesture

February 05, 2015 in Daily Beast

How Hasidism Bridges Boundary Between Christianity and Judaism

February 04, 2015 in Forward

Why Megachurch Concept of Sin Is So Dangerous

February 01, 2015 in Forward

My Big Fat Anti-Gay Wedding Cake: When Haters Cry Discrimination

January 26, 2015 in Daily Beast

It’s Time for the Jewish Megachurch

January 25, 2015 in Forward

Right Wing #Fail on ‘Jihadi Hobby Lobby’

January 25, 2015 in Daily Beast

Tibet’s Monks Are Setting Themselves on Fire Again

January 20, 2015 in Daily Beast

Who Would Jesus Torture?

January 18, 2015 in Daily Beast

Gay Marriage Likely Back in the Hands of One Supreme Court Justice

January 16, 2015 in Daily Beast

How to Measure What Muslims Really Believe

January 10, 2015 in Daily Beast

How To Respond to Bloody Paris Terror? With Reason — and Rage

January 09, 2015 in Forward

The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over

January 05, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Evangelical Apocalypse Is All Your Fault

January 04, 2015 in Daily Beast

Live-Blogging Jewishly in a Weird Evangelical Christian World

January 01, 2015 in Forward

How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline

December 28, 2014 in Daily Beast

New York’s Conservative Fracking Ban

December 20, 2014 in Daily Beast

Israel Never Would’ve Killed ‘The Interview’ — So Why Did We?

December 19, 2014 in Forward

Church Sex Scandals Are Rooted in Theology

December 15, 2014 in Daily Beast

Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around

December 14, 2014 in Daily Beast

How Maurice Tomlinson Was Outed in Jamaica—and Forced Into Exile

December 09, 2014 in Daily Beast

In Florida, ’Tis The Season for Satan

December 07, 2014 in Daily Beast

Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art

December 06, 2014 in Daily Beast

Meet Krampus, the Seriously Bad Santa

December 05, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Laws That Killed Eric Garner

December 03, 2014 in Forward

Dear Evangelicals: You’re Being Had

November 30, 2014 in Daily Beast

Extreme Weather? Blame the End Times

November 28, 2014 in Daily Beast

I Admit It — I’m Binational-Curious

November 25, 2014 in Forward

An Unjust System Cannot Produce Justice

November 25, 2014 in Forward

No Wonder Cosby’s Keeping Quiet: He Could Still Be Prosecuted

November 23, 2014 in Daily Beast

Catholic Church: Religious Freedom Trumps Civil Rights

November 23, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Outrageous Celibacy Requirement for Gay Blood Donors

November 22, 2014 in Daily Beast

Is India’s Fallen ‘God-Man’ So Different From a Megachurch Pastor?

November 21, 2014 in Daily Beast

RFRA Madness: What’s Next for Anti-Democratic ‘Religious Exemptions’

November 16, 2014 in Daily Beast

Gay Marriage Chaos Begins

November 11, 2014 in Daily Beast

It Gets Better—but Mostly if You Live in a Rich, Democratic Country

November 11, 2014 in Daily Beast

Mother’s Little Anti-Psychotic Is Worth $6.9 Billion A Year

November 09, 2014 in Daily Beast

All The Wrong Reasons to Ban Gay Unions

November 07, 2014 in Daily Beast

Liberian Pastors Blame Ebola on Gays, The Right Blames Obama

October 26, 2014 in Daily Beast

Is Brooklyn Becoming Unsafe for Gays? It Depends On Which Ones

October 18, 2014 in Daily Beast

Live-Blogging The Rapture and the Demise of Nicolas Cage

October 16, 2014 in Forward

Same-Sex Marriage Wins at SCOTUS

October 06, 2014 in Forward

Supreme Court to Gay-Marriage Foes: Get Lost

October 06, 2014 in Daily Beast

Facebook Apologizes For, but Doesn’t Retract, Discriminatory ‘Real Name’ Policy

October 01, 2014 in Daily Beast

We Are All Pamela Geller

September 29, 2014 in Forward

Is Caring About Climate Change an Essential Part of LGBT Identity?

September 21, 2014 in Daily Beast

Let’s Make Climate Change the New ‘Third Rail’ of American Politics

September 19, 2014 in Forward

Facebook’s ‘Real Name Policy’ Is a Real Drag

September 18, 2014 in Daily Beast

Kazhakstan Crazies Want Gay DNA Tests

September 15, 2014 in Daily Beast

Rick Warren’s Troubling Africa Mission

September 14, 2014 in Daily Beast

Judging Ray Rice Instead of Ourselves

September 11, 2014 in Forward

The Hateful Pastor All Too Happy to Be Left Behind When It Comes to Gays

September 06, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Very Jewish Reasons Why Gay Men Loved Joan Rivers

September 05, 2014 in Forward

What Judaism Can Learn From Burning Man

September 04, 2014 in Forward

How Do We Avenge Steven Sotloff’s Death?

September 03, 2014 in Forward

Mickey Mouse Takes Deadmau5 to Court

September 03, 2014 in Daily Beast

Jewish Emphasis on Life Makes Death Rituals a Gift to World

August 26, 2014 in Forward

Thank You, New York Times, for Being Stupid About Burning Man

August 21, 2014 in Huffington Post

Jail Won’t Stop Russia’s Anti-Gay Psycho

August 20, 2014 in Daily Beast

Why Jews Should Care About Ferguson

August 19, 2014 in Forward

Iran’s New Gay Executions

August 12, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Uganda Ruling is Good For Everyone But Gays

August 01, 2014 in Daily Beast

State Department Highlights Actual Oppression Against Christians

July 28, 2014 in Daily Beast

Dan Markel’s Meaningful Life Ends in Senseless Death

July 21, 2014 in Forward

The Kremlin’s Favorite Anti-Gay Hate Group is Coming to Utah

July 19, 2014 in Daily Beast

Why Progressives Just Woke Up and Killed ENDA

July 08, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Christian Do-Gooders Secretly Attacking Gays

July 07, 2014 in Daily Beast

Ten Reasons Women Are Losing While Gays Keep Winning

July 06, 2014 in Daily Beast

Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision puts faith in compromise

June 30, 2014 in Reuters

Gay Rights & Religious Freedom: Can We Find Common Ground?

June 30, 2014 in Moment

Why Hobby Lobby Will Be Bad for Conservatives

June 30, 2014 in Daily Beast

At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style

June 26, 2014 in Daily Beast

Why I’m a Liberal — and I Hate the Nanny State

June 24, 2014 in Forward

Obama Takes Gay Rights Into His Own Hands

June 16, 2014 in Daily Beast

Right-Wing Activists: Yep, ‘Religious Freedom’ Protects Discrimination Against Jews

June 14, 2014 in Daily Beast

Southern Baptist Convention: Trans People Don’t Exist

June 12, 2014 in Daily Beast

Why Simon Greer Firing Means Much More Than Another Jill Abramson #Pushy Affair

June 11, 2014 in Forward

Eric Cantor Killed By Monster He Helped Create

June 11, 2014 in Forward

Homophobia in Russia Is Taking a Kafkaesque Turn

June 09, 2014 in Daily Beast

The U.N.’s Next President Is a Gay-Hating Friend of Uganda’s Corrupt Dictator

June 03, 2014 in Daily Beast

Were Christians Right About Gay Marriage All Along?

May 27, 2014 in Daily Beast

Pennsylvania. Oregon. Is Gay Marriage Unstoppable?

May 20, 2014 in Daily Beast

Americans Celebrating Our LGBT Victories Need To Be More Cognizant That Elsewhere, Repression Is Winning

May 17, 2014 in Daily Beast

Brunei Returns to the Stoning Age

April 22, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Hedonistic, Possibly Holocaust-Denying Sect That’s Hoodwinking Republican Congressmen

April 19, 2014 in Daily Beast

4 Lessons for Jews From the Overland Park Rampage

April 14, 2014 in Forward

The Core Mormon Teaching the LDS Church Didn’t Jettison

April 07, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Year of Magical Thinking

April 05, 2014 in Forward

Delaware’s Affluenza Case Affects Justice, Too

April 01, 2014 in Daily Beast

For a Keystone XL Pipeline Grand Bargain

March 29, 2014 in Forward

Noah v. Kitschy Jesus: A Tale of Two Movies

March 27, 2014 in Religion Dispatches

Contraception Looks Like a Loser at the Supreme Court

March 25, 2014 in Daily Beast

Why corporations don’t deserve religious freedom

March 24, 2014 in Reuters

Bernie Madoff, Our Convenient Scapegoat

March 24, 2014 in Forward

Do Corporations Believe in God? The ‘Hobby Lobby’ Case Has the Answer

March 22, 2014 in Daily Beast

Fred Phelps, Friend of the Gays

March 20, 2014 in Daily Beast

How Anti-Gay Will Mississippi’s ‘New’ Religious Freedom Bill Be?

March 11, 2014 in Daily Beast

The Surprising Jewish Flavor of Hayao Miyazaki, King of Japanese Animation

March 06, 2014 in Forward

Hobby Lobby Discriminates in the Name of Religion With Help from Orthodox Outliers

March 03, 2014 in Forward

Why Some Freedom of Religion Claims Are Morally Bogus

February 27, 2014 in On Faith

Will Arizona Go the Anti-Gay Way of Uganda?

February 25, 2014 in Forward

Putin’s Post-Sochi LGBT Crackdown

February 24, 2014 in Daily Beast

Jesus’ Advice to the ‘Turn the Gays Away’ Crowd: Religious Liberty Does Not Mean Discrimination

February 24, 2014 in Huffington Post

Call It Sochifreude

February 19, 2014 in Forward

Why Woody Allen’s Thing for Younger Women Doesn’t Make Him a Pedophile

February 10, 2014 in Forward

Why Climate Change Denial Is Biggest Conservative Lie of All

February 08, 2014 in Forward

What’s More American Than Bob Dylan — and Super Bowl Car Ad?

February 04, 2014 in Forward

Are Social Conservatives Finally Growing Up?

January 16, 2014 in Forward

Climate Change is a Sin—Here’s How to Repent For It

January 15, 2014 in Religion Dispatches

Judging Menachem Stark’s Jewish Life — Not Just His Death

January 06, 2014 in Forward

Have We Reached the End of Traditional Religion?

December 31, 2013 in Forward

Obamacare ‘Pajama Boy’ Controversy Wrapped in Anti-Semitism

December 28, 2013 in Forward

Holiday Season Underlines Shifts in Judaism as Self-Definition Fades

December 24, 2013 in Forward

Adam Levine Is Sexy and Jewish. So What?

December 23, 2013 in Forward

In Pursuing Bob Dylan for Hate Speech, Croatian Group Denies Holocaust

December 05, 2013 in Forward

‘Hunger Games’ Is a Tea Party Dystopia

December 05, 2013 in Daily Beast

What Does the ASA Boycott Mean? They Don’t Know.

December 04, 2013 in Daily Beast

On Thanksgiving, Confronting Our Country’s Bitter Past of Slavery

November 27, 2013 in Forward

New Study: Three-Quarters of American Giving Goes to Religion

November 25, 2013 in Religion Dispatches

George W. Bush Embraces Jews for Jesus

November 08, 2013 in Forward

Lou Reed: The Artist in Leather

October 27, 2013 in Huffington Post

Lead-Footed Suburbanites vs. Park Slope Stroller Moms: A Modest Proposal

August 22, 2013 in Huffington Post

The Loophole in Russia’s Anti-Gay Law

August 07, 2013 in Huffington Post

Argle-Bargle: What Justice Scalia Still Doesn’t Get About Marriage

July 07, 2013 in Huffington Post

Mixed Blessing of Supreme Court’s Decisions on Gay Marriage and Voting Rights

June 27, 2013 in Forward

The Other Gay Rights Case: Why Today’s Obscure Supreme Court Decision Is More Important Than We Think

June 20, 2013 in Huffington Post

The Creeping Jewish Fundamentalism in Our Midst

May 27, 2013 in Forward

Darkness Dancing: Why Peter Rauhofer Mattered

May 10, 2013 in Huffington Post

Confusing Israel’s Doves and Hawks

April 16, 2013 in Forward

Was Justin Bieber Right About Anne Frank?

April 15, 2013 in Forward

SCOTUS, civil religious court

April 04, 2013 in Salon

An Often-Overlooked Clause in the Constitution Points the Way to Same-Sex Marriage

April 02, 2013 in Daily Beast

Op-ed: Guess What — We’re the Oppressors (Advocate)

April 01, 2013 in LGBT Publications

Marriage Equality: A Civil Religious Moment

March 28, 2013 in Religion Dispatches

The ‘Religious Liberty’ Bullies and Their Fight Against LGBT Equality

March 18, 2013 in Daily Beast

The Movement To Rebrand Discrimination as ‘Religious Freedom’

March 18, 2013 in Forward

“Mad to Be Saved”: On the Road as Cautionary Tale

January 02, 2013 in Religion Dispatches

Why I Supported The Palestine U.N. Vote

November 30, 2012 in Daily Beast

Bad Night for the Jewish Echo Chamber

November 07, 2012 in Forward

A response to a stiff-necked playwright

November 05, 2012 in Jewish Publications (other)

Stop Moping! The Marathon Is Exactly What New York Needs Right Now

November 03, 2012 in Daily Beast

Jewish Romney Voters Are Fig Leaf for Christian Right

October 24, 2012 in Forward

Obama Won by Talking Like a Republican

October 22, 2012 in Forward

DOMA Ruling Seems Good For Gays, But Supreme Court May Not Buy It

October 18, 2012 in Daily Beast

The Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy to Lie About Climate Change Has Worked

October 17, 2012 in Daily Beast

Why Big Bird Matters

October 11, 2012 in Huffington Post

Bob Dylan’s Best and Worst Album Covers

October 02, 2012 in Forward

An Elegy for Brooklyn, in the Shadow of Barclays

October 02, 2012 in Huffington Post

Nan Hayworth Is Not a New York Republican, and the Tea Party Is in the Details

September 26, 2012 in Huffington Post

LGBT New Yorkers Need to Hold Our Enemies Accountable (And Let’s Start With Greg Ball)

September 26, 2012 in Huffington Post

Blue Jays Suspend Yunel Escobar for Gay Slur, But That’s Not the Real Issue

September 20, 2012 in Daily Beast

Why Burning Man Didn’t Suck This Year… and What We Can Learn From It

September 12, 2012 in Huffington Post

When the Right Is Right About the Left

July 30, 2012 in Forward

Apocalypse Now and Then: Our Global Death Wish

July 28, 2012 in Religion Dispatches

Olympic Committee Opposes Memorial for Israeli Athletes Killed in Munich

July 20, 2012 in Religion Dispatches

Media Ignores Rash of Assaults on Transgender Women

June 06, 2012 in Daily Beast

DOMA Ruling Is Test for Conservative Federalists

May 31, 2012 in Daily Beast

Bible Codes a Lie That Won’t Die

May 31, 2012 in Forward

How to Tell Love From Hate: The Bible vs. Pastor Charles Worley

May 24, 2012 in Huffington Post

30-Day Sentence for Dharun Ravi in Rutgers Spying Case Is Right

May 21, 2012 in Daily Beast

Traditional Marriage: One Man, Many Women, Some Girls, Some Slaves

May 16, 2012 in Religion Dispatches

Obama’s Same-Sex Marriage Announcement: A Victory for Religion

May 09, 2012 in Huffington Post

Could an African LGBT Activist Win the Nobel Peace Prize?

May 05, 2012 in Daily Beast

Why Are American Jews So Liberal?

April 03, 2012 in Forward

“Get Out!” Says Christian-Supremacist Pastor. Does Rick Santorum Agree?

March 20, 2012 in Daily Beast

Why Didn’t Burning Man’s Organizers See This Coming? Because They Couldn’t See Themselves

February 23, 2012 in Huffington Post

Why Climate Change is Bad for the Jews

February 07, 2012 in Zeek

Conservatives Have Jewish Values, Too: Cantor, Adelson and Kristol May Be Wrong, But Not Un-Jewish

January 30, 2012 in Forward

A Nobel Prize for LGBT Civil Rights?

January 26, 2012 in Religion Dispatches

The Polyamory Trap

January 26, 2012 in Salon

In LGBT Debates, Discomfort Is Part of the Point

January 17, 2012 in Huffington Post

Why Rick Santorum Can’t Just Say “God Doesn’t Want You To Be Gay”: Gay rights and the collapse of pseudo-secularism

January 09, 2012 in Religion Dispatches

Fighting Back Against Fundamentalism

January 06, 2012 in Forward

Santorum’s Homophobia Problem

January 04, 2012 in Huffington Post

Religious Belief or Mental Illness?: Jeff Nichols’ new film, “Take Shelter,” asks the question

December 10, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Airport Security and Non-Self

November 30, 2011 in Huffington Post

Who Would Jesus Bully?

November 25, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

The Gift of the Gay Rights Debate

November 14, 2011 in Tikkun

How Gay Rights Teaches Us Torah: Our Faith Grows Because Text Offers Room to Interpret Issues

November 04, 2011 in Forward

#Occupy: A Deeper Form of Protest?

October 28, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Honest Work: On Steve Jobs, #occupywallst, and Usury

October 05, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Six Things Liberal Critics Don’t Understand About the Occupy Wall Street Protests

October 05, 2011 in Huffington Post

Does Religion Justify the Murder of Troy Davis?

September 21, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Burning Man in the Age of Rick Perry: Revelation, Pluralism, and Moral Imperative

September 01, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Why Liberals Should Be Outraged by the Tim DeChristopher Sentence

July 27, 2011 in Huffington Post

The Trouble With Harry (Potter): Religious Conservatives Do Have Something to Fear

July 14, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

What’s Between New York’s State Senate and Marriage Equality? About Fifteen Words

June 20, 2011 in Huffington Post

An Open Letter to State Senator Greg Ball About Marriage Equality and Religion

June 15, 2011 in Huffington Post

Whatever Works: How Christians Talk About Homosexuality: A Conversation with Mark Jordan

June 08, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Tree of Life, Book of Job

June 01, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Tornado Hits the Heartland: Is God Punishing Us?

May 23, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Why 300 (Mostly Straight) Religious Leaders Are Gathering in Washington to Support LGBT Equality

May 22, 2011 in Huffington Post

The Mississippi Floods: Punishment From an Angry God?

May 18, 2011 in Forward

Who are the Real Sodomites?

April 15, 2011 in Huffington Post

The Four Sons as Characters from Glee

April 12, 2011 in Forward

Not for the Sake of Heaven: Debased Discourse in a New Gilded Age

April 01, 2011 in Forward

Hysterical Heretical Hollywood Humanism: The Theology of The Adjustment Bureau

March 16, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

The Tea Party are Sodomites

February 14, 2011 in Religion Dispatches

Hasidism and “Nature”: Negation and Affirmation

January 17, 2011 in Zeek

Why the Holidays Suck – and What We Can Do About It

December 26, 2010 in Huffington Post

Geoengineering and Climate Management: From Marginality to Inevitablity

December 14, 2010 in Tulsa Law Review

Don’t Trust Your Gut

December 03, 2010 in Forward

Sex and Civilization: The Body as Battleground

November 18, 2010 in Religion Dispatches

Pass the John Tyner Bill: Get Government Off Our Backs and Out of Our Buttocks

November 16, 2010 in Huffington Post

A Life After Death Double-Feature: Eastwood’s Hereafter and Noe’s Enter the Void

November 08, 2010 in Religion Dispatches

What Would it Mean to Turn Back the Clock to 1960? A Tax Hike on the Super-Rich

November 02, 2010 in Huffington Post

Story is the Peril of Service

October 01, 2010 in Zeek

Political Consequences of a Judging God: A Yom Kippur Reflection

September 17, 2010 in Religion Dispatches

Gay Marriage and ‘Religious Freedom’

August 18, 2010 in Forward

The Anti-Defamation League Jumps the Shark

August 13, 2010 in Religion Dispatches

Are Corporations Evil?

July 28, 2010 in Forward

Plovers vs. Crows: Cape Cod’s Moral Dilemma

July 20, 2010 in Mother Nature Network

What Religious Arguments Are Really About

April 21, 2010 in Forward

Call Their Bluff: The Case for Letting Republicans Filibuster

February 22, 2010 in Huffington Post

Taking Avatar Seriously: Environmentalisms, Spiritual and Practical

January 13, 2010 in Forward

It’s Not Just Tiger: Monogamous Marriage Is An Anomaly

December 09, 2009 in Huffington Post

Reflections of a Jewish Gay Rights Advocate on Visiting the Martin Luther King, Jr, Museum: An Open Letter to Ruben Diaz, Sr., and other Latino and African-American Opponents of Gay Rights

November 15, 2009 in Huffington Post

Silence is golden — and green

November 09, 2009 in Mother Nature Network

The Gay Generation Gap: Reflections on the National Equality March

October 11, 2009 in Huffington Post

Keep Your Shoes On: A Modest Proposal for Rational Airport Security

September 11, 2009 in Huffington Post

The Truth About Burning Man

September 08, 2009 in Huffington Post

The Perfect Storm is Coming: Why New York’s Legislative Chaos May Be Good News for Marriage Equality

June 23, 2009 in Huffington Post

The Messy Yard of Tomorrow?

June 09, 2009 in Mother Nature Network

Pure Politics: The Koh Nomination Fight Drags On

June 03, 2009 in Huffington Post

The Lame Duck in Israel

May 29, 2009 in Jewcy

Why It Matters that Adam Lambert is (Probably) Gay

May 20, 2009 in Huffington Post

Get the Story: Why We Misunderstand Swine Flu, the Financial Crisis, and other Non-Narrative News

May 04, 2009 in Huffington Post

Do Jews Have a Jesus Problem?

April 29, 2009 in Forward

Peoples of the Blog

April 23, 2009 in Zeek

Susan Boyle, Gay Marriage, and Not Trusting Your Gut

April 20, 2009 in Huffington Post

Sun Rises on Ancient Ritual

April 07, 2009 in Mother Nature Network

What is the Real World, Anyway

April 06, 2009 in Huffington Post

An Ancient Basis for Tomorrow’s Financial Regulations: Rethinking Usury Law

March 28, 2009 in Huffington Post

The Trouble with Business

March 27, 2009 in Zeek

It’s a Purim World Out There

March 13, 2009 in Forward

The Dream of the Magician

March 06, 2009 in Zeek

The Blues, Prayer, and Unrequited Love

February 27, 2009 in Reality Sandwich

Environmentalism: Good for the Jews

February 05, 2009 in Forward

Why Ramakrishna Matters

November 28, 2008 in Zeek

Spirituality as Satanism

November 24, 2008 in Zeek

The Israeli-American Prime Minister Bids Farewell

July 30, 2008 in Jewcy

Is Environmentalism a Jewish Issue?

June 01, 2008 in Jewish Publications (other)

Jewish Intelligent Design Proponents are Jewish Uncle Toms

April 20, 2008 in Jewcy

Thinking Green: It’s Not Just a Virtue — It’s Your Jewish Duty

December 24, 2007 in Forward

It’s the Deep Structure, Stupid

December 01, 2007 in Zeek

A BuJu Responds to Sam Harris

November 01, 2007 in Zeek

Christopher Hitchens’ Straw Gods

October 15, 2007 in Hadassah

The New Atheism: What’s a Liberal, Spiritual Jew to Do?

September 26, 2007 in Forward

Apocalypse Now: Climate Change and Israel

July 03, 2007 in Jewish Publications (other)

Judaism and the Culture of Outburst

May 11, 2007 in Forward

Leonard Cohen: Poet of the Holy Sinners

April 20, 2007 in Forward

Spiritual Pioneers See a Different Shade Of Judaism: Green

February 02, 2007 in Forward

Two Lawyers, Three Opinions

November 03, 2006 in Forward

Spirituality in a Time of Seriousness

August 01, 2006 in Zeek

A Jew and a lawyer are sitting in a bar…

March 03, 2006 in Forward

Friends in High Places: An interview with Congressmen Barney Frank and Gary Ackerman

February 01, 2006 in Zeek

In Praise of the Pound of Flesh: Legalism, Multiculturalism, and the Problem of the Soul

December 01, 2005 in Journal of Law in Society

Star Wars, George Bush, Judaism, and the Penis- From Baal and Asherah to Neo-cons and the Sith

June 01, 2005 in Zeek

When Dialogue Harms- How responsible political discourse can sometimes hurt the self

May 01, 2005 in Zeek

Deconstructing Zell Miller: A close reading of right-wing political rhetoric

October 01, 2004 in Zeek

The Spiritual Foundations of Bushism

August 01, 2004 in Zeek

Life During Wartime, or, Freedom and the Ordinary

April 01, 2004 in Zeek

Passion and Violence

March 01, 2004 in Zeek

What is Burning Man?

September 01, 2003 in Zeek

Rethinking Regulatory Reform: Toxics, Politics, and Ethics

May 01, 1996 in Yale Law Journal