Disrupt Your Judaism

The innovation issue Innovation and pot

In this issue:

Arts & Culture


Writing Torah as Social Practice Art

Shoshana Gugenheim is out to change the industry around scribing.

06/06/2017 By Emily K. Alhadeff



Service and Jewish Life June-July 2017

Photos of our community in action

02/10/2020 Photography by Meryl Alcabes


Disrupt Your Judaism

What happens when you give innovative thinkers beer and Play-Doh and ask them to reinvent Seattle’s Jewish community?

06/07/2017 Edited by Emily K. Alhadeff

Sound Off

After the Demonstration Is Over, You Can Still Be an Activist

How to influence politics without losing Facebook friends.

06/06/2017 By Tzippy Wiens


Is it Time to Put Weed on the Jewish Agenda?

Recreational marijuana is becoming a booming industry. Where do Jewish values tie in?

06/06/2017 By Pam Mandel Illustrations by Brianna Ashby Photography by Sol Neelman

Geeking Out

Nathan Peterson Finds Success in Surprising Places

Tagboard's SVP on winning at life — and love.

06/06/2017 By Erez Benari

Jews of Seattle

Josh Voss

What does being Jewish mean to you?

06/06/2017 By Meryl Alcabes

Three Opinions

Are Zionism and Social Justice Compatible?

When Israel is lumped together with racism and fascism, Israel-supporters can find themselves at odds with the progressive causes they champion.

06/06/2017 By Talya Gillman and Udi Asaraf

Jewish Connections

Plan for Tomorrow with a Legacy Gift

The Jewish Federation's Life and Legacy Program ensures a Jewish community for the future.

06/06/2017 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Meet the Federation's New Board President

Sarah Boden brings business savvy and energy to the Federation.

06/06/2017 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Shinshinim Bring Israel to Seattle

This year's contingent of four Israeli teen representatives share their thoughts about living and working in the Puget Sound region.

06/06/2017 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

A Life of Activism, Inspired by a History of Kvetching Jews

Strange times calls for laughing through the tears.

06/06/2017 By Michael Stusser

Eat & Drink

The Set Table

Meet Three Chefs Changing Israel's Food Scene

Try these crazy recipes coming out of the innovation nation.

06/06/2017 By Keren Brown Photography by Joshua Huston