I’m Not Your Mitzvah Project

by Pamela Rae Schuller (JTA) — I have Tourette syndrome, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary movements and noises called “tics.” My Tourette’s is relatively mild at this point, but I went through a turbulent adolescence when Tourette’s was the […]

January 30th, 2020 - submitted by

The Ruderman Family Foundation

The Ruderman Family Foundation believes that inclusion and understanding of all people is essential to a fair and flourishing community. Guided by our Jewish values, we advocate for and advance the inclusion of people with disabilities throughout our society; strengthen […]

January 4th, 2018 - submitted by
Jewish Resources

We Need to Stop Using the Phrase “More Jewish”

My family joined a synagogue a few months ago, and overall it’s been wonderful for us. But after our first family Shabbat service, I realized I had a lot to learn. And I wanted to learn. I wanted to be a good […]

January 4th, 2018 - submitted by

The Hearing World Must Stop Forcing Deaf Culture to Assimilate

Article on the view that deafness is separate linguistic context, worldview and culture. https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/hearing-world-must-stop-forcing-deaf-culture-assimilate-ncna812461 Favorite

November 2nd, 2017 - submitted by