JA Mag

The Holocaust Jew

by | in President's Message

By Martin Nachimson In this issue of Jewish Action, we invited a number of erudite rabbis, thinkers and educators to reflect on the implications of the Pew Research Center’s “A Portrait of Jewish… Read more

Talking with Allen I. Fagin

by | in People

By Mayer Fertig   Mayer Fertig, chief communications officer of the Orthodox Union, converses with Allen Fagin, newly named executive vice president and chief professional officer of the OU. Over the… Read more

Letters Summer 2014

by | in Letters

Hebrew: The Great Debate In Rabbi Seth Mandel’s “The Real Story of Hebrew Pronunciation” (spring 2014), he writes, “As with other languages, Hebrew changed over time.” I disagree. While other… Read more

Ora’s Light

by | in Inspiration

By Judy Gruen In the mikvah’s waiting room, I am engrossed as I watch my dear friend Jenna, clad in a long robe, face the rabbis who have overseen her geirut process. They ask: Do you realize this… Read more