Selected Newspaper and Magazine Bylines
A wake up call for white American Jews. Pogrebin says we've been tone deaf and oblivious to the black and brown members of our tribe
NY Times, Dec 28, 2018 | AntiSemitism in the Women's March
Pogrebin's Letter to the Editor of the Times in response to reports of a split among organizers of the 2019 Women's Marches
Moment magazine, Nov-Dec 2018 |The Many Gradations of #MeToo
MeToo has become WeToo in the Jewish world Pogrebin asks, what should the penalties be for sex harassers in the Jewish community? What constitutes teshuvah, redemption, and repair by perpetrators and by those in power who covered up the abuse to save their institutions?
Tikkun magazine, Oct 23, 2018 | Beyond Patriarchy
An antidote for political despair addressed to radical pessimists and aspiring optimists in time to arouse their activism before the mid-term Election Day 2018
Tablet magazine, Oct. 22, 2018 | The Most Famous Israeli You've Never Heard Of,
Pogrebin's review of Alice Shalvi's book, Never A Native, extols the author's candor and literary grace.
A column about Jewish belonging -- the question of whether to count oneself into "the Jewish people" with its proud achievements and miraculous survival or, because of our internal divisiveness and the wrongs occasionally committed in our name, to count oneself out.
Moment magazine, March/April 2018 | "Shlomo Carlebach's Tangled Legacy"
He was a charismatic rabbi-composer whose music forms the soundtrack of Jewish life. He was also a serial sex abuser, even of underage girls. So what should we do with the music?
New York Times, Jan. 14, 2018 | Letter to the Editor, Has #MeToo Gone Too Far? I say it hasn't.
Moment magazine, November 2017 | Seeing Israel in Its contradictory Glory
American missions to Israel need to expand their scope beyond hasbara.
Moment magazine, July/August 2017 | "Waiting for Gadot: Wonder Woman alone can't make Israel 'normal.'"
Haaretz, May 20, 2017 | "For 40 Years, I've Fought for Israeli-Palestinian Peace. But a Trump-brokered Deal? No Thanks." OpEd
Haaretz, Mar 9, 2017 | "Am I Too Dangerous To Enter Israel" Op-ed
My reaction to Israel's new "entry law" banning people critical of the government's settlement policy |
Moment Magazine, Mar/Apr 2017 | "How to Live With the Elephant in the Room"
Coalition-building is complicated but problems with the Israel/Palestine relationship cannot be avoided.
The New York Times, January 1, 2016 | Letter to the Editor: The Meaning of Incarnation
Moment Magazine, November-December 2015 | What do we mean by Jewish continuity?
The New York Times, September 11, 2015 | Letter to the Editor: An Irony in Jerusalem
Moment Magazine, July-August 2015 | Stop the destruction of Palestinian olive groves
Moment Magazine, March-April 2015 |Islamophobia, The Flip Side of Anti-Semitism
Tablet Magazine, March 4, 2015 | Remembering Leonard Nimoy's Wise Jewish Soul
Moment Magazine, November-December 2014 | Why women are still not heard
Moment Magazine, May 2014 | Bans, Blacklists and Flyers, Oh My!
Moment Magazine, December 2013 | The politics and ethics of street tzedaka
Moment Magazine, Sept.-Oct. 2013 | "Israel's Other Land Grab" - On Israel's Bedouin Community
Moment Magazine, August 2013 | Israel's Other Land Grab
American Jews need to stop turning a blind eye to the resettlement of Israel's Bedouins.
Moment Magazine, May-June 2013 | The Knesset's "Year of the Woman"
The Daily Beast, Feb 11, 2013 | (Part I) The Feminine Mystique at 50
Three feminists, myself included, revisit an early iconic "bible" of Second Wave feminism
Moment Magazine, Jan-Feb 2013 | Why can't we show empathy to the Palestinians without being accused of disloyalty to Israel?
The Daily Beast, July 13, 2017 | Zionism meet Feminism
LCP on Where Zionism and feminism must meet
The Daily Beast, July 13, 2017 | How to Revive The Peace Process: A Modest Proposal
LCP on Why Obama should name Bill Clinton his Special Emissary for Mid-East peace
Moment Magazine, Oct. 16, 2012 | Does Birth Control Trump Israel?
LCP on "Does Birth Control Trump Israel?"
New York Times, Sept. 23, 2012 | Central Park Rape Case
LCP's Letter to the Editor about rape of Central Park birder
The Forward, March 13, 2011 | The 'A-Word' in Hebron
LCP on Disturbing developments in Hebron
Op-Ed Page: LCP Guest EditorLCP's introduction to four extraordinary Palestinian op-eds
Periodicals that have published Letty's writings
Articles Published In:American Health, Beliefnet.com, Bell Records, Boardroom Reports, Boston Sunday Globe, Boston Herald Advertiser, Bottom Line, Commercial News-Danville, Ill., CommonQuest, Congress Monthly, The Daily Beast, The Forward, George magazine, Huffington Post, Marriage Partnership, Memories, Moment, Ms. magazine, The Nation, New Choices, The New Haven Journal, New York Daily News, New York Magazine, The New York Times, The New York Times Book Review, The New York Times "Hers" Column, The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times-Op-Ed, The New York Times-Travel Section, Newsday, Newsday's "In Person" column, On The Issues, Philadelphia Inquirer, Reader's Digest, The Reading Teacher, Special Report, Sport Magazine, Tablet, Time, Tikkun, Travel & Leisure, TV Guide, Variety, Washington Post WOMEN'S INTEREST > Lilith, Chatelaine, One Woman's Voice, Seventeen, Brides, Sisterhood Blog, Family Circle, Femina, Ladies Home Journal ("The Working Woman" column ran for 10 years), Cosmopolitan, Elle, Essence, Glamour, Good Housekeeping, Harper's Bazaar, Mirabella, More Magazine, Ms. Magazine, NCJW Journal. JEWISH INTEREST & ISRAEL Beliefnet.com, Moment, Tikkun, The Forward, Tablet, Israel Horizons, The Jewish Journal, The (Manhattan) Jewish Sentinel, The (NY) Jewish Week, The Kansas City Jewish Chronicle, Lilith, Na'amat Woman, The North American Jewish Forum, Palm Beach Jewish Journal, Present Tense, Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle.
Articles Published In:Lilith, Chatelaine, One Woman's Voice, Seventeen, Brides, Sisterhood Blog, Family Circle, Femina, Ladies Home Journal ("The Working Woman," monthly column ran for 10 years),Cosmopolitan, Elle, Essence, Glamour, Good Housekeeping, Harper's Bazaar, Mirabella, More Magazine, Ms. Magazine, NCJW Journal.
JEWISH INTEREST (ISRAEL)
Articles Published In:Beliefnet.com, Moment, Tikkun, The Forward, Tablet, Israel Horizons, The Jewish Journal, The (Manhattan) Jewish Sentinel, The (NY) Jewish Week, The Kansas City Jewish Chronicle, Lilith, Na'amat Woman, The North American Jewish Forum, Palm Beach Jewish Journal, Present Tense, Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle.
Articles about Letty
Novel featured in 7 Jewish Feminist Highlights of 2015
Rollins 360, November 24, 2015
On Letty's Talk: Making Change Together
Brandeis Magazine, Fall 2012/Winter 2013 | The Brandeis Questionnaire
LCP profile & interview on her college days in the Fifties
LCP interviewed by Susan Dominus on TV series about the Sixties