Samantha Shapiro
Samantha Shapiro

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

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.
July 9 2002 3:35 PMHow the ADL Counts Anti-SemitesAn "anti-Semitism index" that's less than scientific.
Aug. 28 2006 7:23 AMOne Mad RabbiConservative Judaism gets a kick in the pants.
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July 27 2015 3:45 PM The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
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July 27 2015 12:08 PM A Brief History of Everything A supersized MinutePhysics that tackles our evolution, from the Big Bang to present day.