Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen is the author of My Jesus Year: A Rabbi's Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith, named one of the best books of the year by Publishers Weekly. He is also the content director for the Mother Nature Network. Visit him online at

March 28 2010 6:26 AMPassover ProfiteeringI'm sick and tired of paying $24 for matzo.
July 24 2009 4:11 PMOrgan FailureThe arrests of rabbis who trafficked body parts uncover more complicated issues.
Dec. 23 2012 10:00 AMHoly NightThe little-known Jewish holiday of Christmas Eve. Seriously.
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