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Shana Goldberg
Shana Goldberg

IJN Assistant Publisher | shana@ijn.com

Sewers

When I drive, I’m all about the “traffic sewers.” Wonder what those are? It’s a term I picked up from Jonathan Fertig, a cycling advocate on Twitter, who defines...

Multi-tasking

They say that men are not great multi-taskers. I have experienced this firsthand in various jobs, although a friend just told me that whether this is innate or learned...

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It’s World Cup time!

For Jewish soccer fans, it may appear that there’s not too much to be thrilled about in this year’s World Cup, which begins tomorrow with host nation Russia taking...

Bill of Rights

I am not a gun person. I’ve never handled a gun, nor do I want to. But when I see calls for the repeal of the Second Amendment I am very concerned. A detail often lost...

Combustion

As June 6 approaches, much focus is naturally on the invasion of Normandy and the American contribution to the end of WW II. At this time of year, though, my mind turns...

Invasion of privacy?

If someone erases a passage in her diary, is it correct to reproduce it long after she is dead? This moral quandary was barely mentioned in any of the celebratory...

Persecution of Christians

As anyone with an email address knows, sometimes you get on lists without having any idea how. Often these emails are irritating, but I have found that they can also be...

Endangered species

It’s no surprise that when I saw the headline “The great tragedy of churches gone condo” in a recent Denver Post, I assumed the op-ed was about the Mile High City....

Righteous Gentiles

I was heartened to read that the Swiss government is formally honoring Carl Lutz, its vice consul in Budapest at the end of the Holocaust. Lutz set up safe houses across...

Pure guts, all glory

It was glorious. For almost exactly three weeks to the day, Colorado reveled in playoff fever. It began the night Passover ended, when, by the skin of their teeth, the...