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  • Remembering Gary Tobin

    Ben Harris filed an obit about Gary Tobin yesterday afternoon: NEW YORK (JTA) — There are probably few students of American Jewry as comfortable arguing for more aggressive efforts to grow Jewish numbers through conversion as they are assailing the hostility towards Israel of reflexively liberal academics. But Gary Tobin, who died late Monday at… More ▸

  • Fundermentalist in Contact

    Check out the latest edition of Contact magazine, the quarterly publication of the Steinhardt Foundation for Jewish Life. The issue focuses on the economic downturn and includes writings from Lynn Schusterman, Jonathan Sarna, Bob Aronson, former Forward editor J.J. Goldberg, Mik Moore of Jewish Funds for Justice, Felicia Herman and Shawn Landres and more —… More ▸