Samantha Shapiro
Samantha Shapiro

Samantha M. Shapiro is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine.

Faith-based
Jan. 23 2008 1:06 PMDamned if She Does, Damned if She Doesn'tWhy an Orthodox institute's decision to ordain female rabbis isn't as revolutionary as it sounds.
Chatterbox
July 9 2002 3:35 PMHow the ADL Counts Anti-SemitesAn "anti-Semitism index" that's less than scientific.
Faith-based
Aug. 28 2006 7:23 AMOne Mad RabbiConservative Judaism gets a kick in the pants.
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Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 3 2015 3:48 PM The You Get a Trophy Just for Listening Bonus Segment The wimpiest sports podcast in America defends your right to get a participation trophy.