Tikkun Magazine

Letters to the Editor

A NOTE ON LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: We welcome your responses to our articles. Email us your letters to the editor. Please remember, however, not to attribute to Tikkun views other than those expressed in our editorials. We email, post, and print many articles with which we have strong disagreements, because that is what makes Tikkun a location for a true diversity of ideas. Tikkun reserves the right to edit your letters to fit available space in the magazine.

Letters from Our Spring 2015 Issue

  • Beyond a Ceasefire
  • An Abusive God
  • Feminist Views Of Goddess And God
  • God and Goddess Emerging and A Beaked and Feathered God
  • Thinking Anew About God
  • Prophetic Voices
  • Rise Of Anti-Semitism in Europe
  • Mourning For a Judaism Being Murdered by Israel
  • Sami Awad’s Prophetic Voice
  • Interfaith Connections
  • Perspectives On God

Letters from Our Winter 2015 Issue

  • Jubilee and Debt Abolition
  • An Olive on the Seder Plate
  • Paradigm Shift Judaism
  • What Does America Need in a New Left?
  • Your Words on Israel in Gaza
  • Hamas Has Proven Itself a Hinderance to Peace
  • Animosity Between the Abrahamic Religions
  • Militarism Creates a Them vs. Us Mentality
  • “A Light Unto Nations”
  • The Complexities of Motivation
  • Thank You for the Inspiration–From Australia

Letters from Our Fall 2014 Issue

  • The “Peace Process”: Down and Out?
  • Liturgy Gone too Wild?
  • The Case for BDS
  • Poetry that Lets Us Choose
  • Suicides Over Fifty
  • Remembering Nelson Mandela
  • The Dance of Allyship

Letters from Our Summer 2014 Issue

  • AIPAC and Iran
  • Revolutionary Suicide
  • Middle East Peace
  • Human Uniqueness
  • Wild Liturgy
  • Multiracial Work to End Racism

Letters from Our Spring 2014 Issue

  • Christianity Without the Cross
  • Burning Man
  • War in Syria
  • The Spiritual Truth of JFK
  • Transcendence
  • Revolutionary Suicide
  • Identity Politics, Class Politics, and Spiritual Politics
  • A Portrait of Jewish Americans
  • Shavuot

Letters from Our Winter 2014 Issue

  • Mental Health
  • Buddhism and Dualism
  • Terrorism
  • The Boston Marathon Bombings
  • Trayvon Martin and the Tisha B’av
  • By the Light of Buddha, I Navigate (My) Darkness
  • Buddhism

Letters from Our Fall 2013 Issue

  • Multi-Faith Marriages
  • A Spiritual Way of Seeing
  • Christianity Without the Cross
  • Did the Dalai Lama Say That?

Letters from Our Summer 2013 Issue

  • Jesus and Christianity
  • Gun Violence in America
  • Jewish Vote for President Obama
  • Christianity Without the Cross
  • Atheists and Religious Believers
  • Concerns about ESRA and Restorative Justice Article

Letters from Our Spring 2013 Issue

  • Stop-And-Frisk
  • Christianity Without the Cross?
  • Israel and Iran
  • The Trinity and the Holy Spirit

Letters from Our Winter 2013 Issue

  • Restorative Justice
  • Pinkwashing
  • Rav Kook and the Transition to a Holy State
  • Comments on BDS
  • Immigration

Letters from Our Fall 2013 Issue

  • Israelis’ Attack on Refugees
  • Arabs and the Holocaust
  • Jesus as a Jew

Letters from Our Summer 2012 Issue

  • Transcending Cultural Constraints
  • Safe-Haven Zionism
  • Spiritual Progressive Politics
  • No Lessons to Be Learned from Che Guevara
  • There Is No Genocide in Syria
  • More to Syria than Mainstream Reports
  • Racial Profiling Reflects Badly on Everyone
  • Life Imitating Art

Letters from Our Spring 2012 Issue

  • Addiction and Stress
  • Thoughts on Twelve-Step
  • The Challenges of Peace
  • Our Relationship to Medicine
  • Tikkun and Occupy Wall Street
  • Recognizing Israel
  • A New Perspective on Policing

Letters from Our Winter 2012 Issue

  • Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS)
  • A Palestinian State
  • Challenging Obama in the Primaries
  • Reducing U.S. Debt
  • A One-State Solution

Letters from Our Fall 2011 Issue

  • Interdependence Day
  • Charging Per Article
  • Why Religion, and Why Interreligious Dialogue?
  • Atheism
  • Evil
  • Chomsky
  • Israeli Tent Protests

Letters from Our Summer 2011 Issue

  • GMP Assumes U.S. Superiority
  • Bin Laden’s Assassination
  • Us Versus Them
  • Tikkun‘s Haggadah Supplement
  • Ancient Egyptian Religion
  • The Nature of Evil
  • An Effective Peace Process
  • Reflections on the 2010 NSP Conference
  • Libya
  • Christianity, Empire, and Human Rights
  • Love Your Site
  • A Gross Misinterpretation
  • Singularity and Syncretism
  • Extremism in Indonesia
  • Egypt and Israel/Palestine

Letters from Our Spring 2011 Issue

  • Afghanistan and the Lotus Eaters
  • Truly Progressive Giving
  • Israel and the Vatican
  • JFK and Obama
  • Liberal/Progressive/Spiritual
  • Evolution and the Spirit
  • Toward a Just Israel
  • On Love, Kindness, and Generosity

Letters from Our Winter 2011 Issue

  • JFK’s Vietnam Withdrawal
  • How to Achieve Tikkun Olam
  • Why Gays Deserve Equal Rights
  • JFK Assassination
  • Assassination and Israel
  • JFK’s Courage
  • Obama’s Frustration and Courage
  • Pursuing Change
  • New Zionism and Peace
  • A Spiritual Progressive Party
  • Violence and Peace
  • Science and Spirit
  • Party Loyalty and Change
  • Iranophobia
  • Negativity Regarding Israel
  • Disillusionment with the Democrats
  • The Vandalization of Lerner’s Home
  • Abolish “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”; Freeze Home Foreclosures

Letters from Our November/December 2010 Issue

  • Kucinich and the ESRA
  • Saving the World from Corporate Greed
  • Beyond Government
  • Hamas and Palestine
  • Gay Spirituality
  • Hindu Spirituality
  • Saints Perpetua and Felicitas
  • “Assimilationist” Politics
  • Pragmatism or Morality?
  • God and Theology