I didn’t think I was going to write this piece, but Molly is a wonderful editor. This maybe isn’t my usual style, but I do enjoy this piece and am glad that it was picked up for syndication.
Here’s a sample:
The Jewish community, religious and otherwise, has a reputation for constantly dissecting and questioning the nature and “validity” of different Jewish identities. It can be annoying, violating, and cruel. For the most part, I’ve managed to navigate the gauntlet with my dignity intact.
But one thing I haven’t learned to respond to…