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Rain Dances

_(excerpted from original article)_ "I'm black and a Jew—I swear I could spend years in therapy," Rain Pryor says. "But what's the point? I'd rather write about my life and perform it." Pryor, the daughter ...
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The Moral Minority

Sick and tired of the religious right? Meet the men and women increasingly organizing around progressive causes as people of faith. Anya Kamenetz reports on the religious left.
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Out From Under

South Africa, 1936: A young German couple begins a strange new life in this excerpt from Shana Liebman's novel in progress, based on the experiences of her grandparents.

An Interview with Al Franken

This interview was conducted by Heather Robinson and appeared in Heeb's "Guilt Issue" (Summer, 2004). Al Franken single-handedly smashed the stereotype of the humorless liberal. The former Saturday Night...