Selected Publications:


Is Ketamine the New Miracle Drug?

Why Does the NYPD Think Dance Teams Are Street Gangs?

Why is it Legal for Rich Foreigners to Come to America for Organ Transplants?

In Defense of Fur

Hospital Selfies are Therapeutic, Not Narcissistic 

No One Cares About the 50th Anniversary of the World’s Fair

Is Amish Fiction the Antidote to ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’?

What Actually Happens to Donated Clothes?

The Wall Street Journal

‘Awakening’ Leads to a Toned Down Purim Party in Brooklyn

Exonerated and Set Free After 25 Years

Brooklyn District Attorney to Impanel Grand Jury in Akai Gurley Shooting

A Morning Workout Fit for a Nightclub

New York City Welcomes Fancy New Denny’s — With $300 ‘Grand Slam’

Immigrants Pledge Their Allegiance to U.S. 

Floods Strike New York Region After Storm

Possible LIRR Strike Puts Focus on Crowded 7 Trains at Mets-Willets Point

The New York Observer

Granny’s Gone Brooklyn: Grandparents Invade the Hipster Haven

Living the Air-BnB High Life: High-end Home Shares Prove Surprisingly Popular

The New York Times 

For Hanukkah, Karaoke in a Venerable Tongue

New York Daily News

That’s the spirit! State approves 192-proof Spirytus, allowing New Yorkers to get quite the buzz

Bathrooms at JFK’s Central Taxi hold appalling, cabbies say

Queen’s Nollywood central: Nigerian celebrities spur local businesses

DNAinfo.com New York

English is Absent and Math Doesn’t Count at Brooklyn’s Biggest Yeshivas

Barred From Talmud Study, Girls Get English and Math at Brooklyn Yeshivas

New Crown Heights Yeshiva a Guiding Light for Jewish Education

Brooklyn Kibbutz Glows in Former Candle Factory

How to Get Hitched Brooklyn-Style, Without Breaking the Bank

Trip to School a Biblical One For Students in Brighton Beach

Unorthodox Death Metal Band Strikes a Chord in Crown Heights

Immigrant Students In Central Brooklyn Take a ‘Novel’ Approach to English

Boyfriend of Alleged Orthodox Abuse Victim Says He’s Been Threatened 

Two Flower Shops 10 Blocks Away Are a World Apart in Crown Heights

Levi Aron Sentenced to 40 Years to Life in Slaying of Leiby Kletzky

Giant Bonfire for Lag B’Omer Greets Celebrants in Crown Heights 

Celebrated City Principal to Open New Charter School in Brooklyn

With Holidays Approaching, Rabbi-Programmers Court Jews in Cyberspace

Local Volunteers Get a Taste of The Real World, Brooklyn 

Huffington Post

New Jersey Rabbi Threatened To Bury Israeli Kidnap Victim Alive Over Divorce Row

Leiby Kletzky: Funeral For Borough Park Boy Draws Thousands In Brooklyn

New York Post

Dead Sea Scroll on View in Times Sq.

Mother Jones

Joe Sacco: Graphic History

MoJo Interview: Aravind Adiga