Contributor Archives: Andrew Silow-Carroll

About Andrew Silow-Carroll

Andrew Silow-Carroll is Editor-in-Chief of the New Jersey Jewish News

Tikun Olam and Peoplehood

By Andrew Silow-Carroll This column originally appeared in New Jersey Jewish News. There are few things more satisfying than finding out that something you’ve been saying for years is actually true. In a number of columns, I’ve written about the rise of tikun olam as a Jewish way of saying “social justice.” Although the concept of “repairing the world” has been in the Jewish vocabulary for centuries – especially among kabalists – I’ve confidently asserted that hardly anyone …

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