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Summer 2015

The Editorial Board on Fossil-Fuel Divestment; on Immigration; on Bernie Sanders’ Campaign Mark Levy on Free Speech and Hillel Allan Lichtenstein on Income Inequality and Public Opinion Ron Skolnik on Netanyahu’s New Clothes Helen Engelhardt on Muriel Rukeyser Mimi Bluestone on the Fossil-Fuel Divestment Movement: Where Are the Jews? Megaphone: An Interview with Jewish Activists […]

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Spring 2015

The Editorial Board on “Memorializing the Victims of Lynching” Lawrence Bush: “U.S. Out of the Middle East!” Ralph Seliger on Protecting Human Rights through Military Intervention Mimi Bluestone on Naomi Klein & the Climate Crisis Ron Skolnik asks: “Is the Left Israel’s Most Endangered Species?” Mitchell Abidor on “Le Groupe Manouchian: Betrayed Heroes of the […]

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Winter 2014-15: Art Calendar

The Jewish Currents Art Calendar, featuring: Esther Cohen, “What a Year Means” Lawrence Bush on “Jewish Troublemakers in America” — Part One, Part Two and poems, prose, and artworks by fifty contributors!

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Autumn 2014

The Editors on Immigration: “Mother of Exiles: Let the Kids In” The Editors: “Hard to Be a Progressive Jew” David Rothenberg on Why Prisons Don’t Work Marvin S. Zuckerman on Two Days with I.B. Singer Lawrence Bush on Sharing the Wealth Arthur Waskow on Moving Our Money to Save Our Planet Ron Skolnik on What’s […]

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Spring 2014

The Editors call for Black Liberation and Jewish Identity The Editorial Board on Mississippi Freedom Summer, 1964 — The Old Jim Crow, the New Jim Crow: Part One, Part Two, Part Three — all of which you can download as a single document [PDF]. Louise Cooper on Poverty & Older Women Mitchell Abidor on the […]

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Winter 2013-14

The Editors on Peace as an “Existential Issue” The Editors on $7.25 Worth of National Shame Rabbi Richard Hirsh on Responding Creatively to the Pew Survey Rabbi Amy Klein on Bird Migrations and Human Migrations Lawrence Bush on Sex and the Hearts of Men Jacob L. Perle on Libertarianism A Jew Among American Muslims: An […]

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Autumn 2013

The Editors on Taking Risks to Preserve Our Rights Mitchell Abidor’s on “People of the Screen: Capitalism’s Conquest of Personal Time” Aviva Cantor on “Jews and the Elephant Question” Ralph Seliger on the “One-State Solution” Helen Engelhardt on “The Jewish Connections of Käthe Kollwitz” Ben Lorber on “Working and Organizing at Walmart” Lawrence Bush on […]

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Summer 2013

Subscribe for only $18 The Editors discuss our Brave New (Post-Scarcity) World Alan McGowan and Basia Yoffe debate Nuclear Power Ron Skolnik on the Challenge of Repatriating Israeli Settlers Robert Levine on Israel’s Problem with Richard Wagner Ben Lorber on JFREJ Versus Stop-and-Frisk Rabbi Arthur Waskow at our Megaphone Zelda Gamson on “Life After Communism” […]

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Spring 2013

Subscribe for only $18! The Editors refuse to say “Dayenu” Prize-Winning Poems in our Raynes National Poetry Competition Nicholas Jahr on the Secret History of Palestinian Non-Violence Dick Flacks on Post-Election Possibilities Basia Yoffe on the Viability of Renewable Energy Lawrence Bush and Cheryl Greenberg on the New Jim Crow Mitchell Abidor on General Grant […]

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Autumn 2012

Subscribe for only $18! The Editors draw a red line around Netayanhu Dorothy Zellner & Donna Nevel’s riposte to Philip Mendes on BDS Ralph Seliger on why two states are better than one Ross Perlin on saving dying languages Zelda Gamson on Nelly Sachs Susan Riemer-Torn on escaping Orthodoxy Looking back at New Jewish Agenda […]

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