Off the Page

WSKG's bi-weekly interview & call-in program with local authors from Binghamton, Ithaca, Elmira and surrounding areas served by WSKG Public Radio. Off the Page is hosted by Bill Jaker.

In the practice of Orthodox Judaism, all the rabbis are men (the Reform and Conservative branches of the religion now ordain women), men and women are seated seperately in the synagogue and although both women and men have distinct religious obligations, women have traditionally not been expected...
It's easy to find simple facts about Middlefield, New York.  The Census Bureau estimates the town's population in 2009 is 2,451, an increase of 2.31% since 2000.  The estimated median household income in 2007 was $49,296, compared with $39,625 in 2000 (but still below the New York...
It is still 1979. I am still twenty-nine. While waiting for an exit visa, my family is starving. Even semi-Americans have to eat, and future prosperity won't feed us now. That's one of the negative things about socialism: humans are slaves to their stomachs. I'm sure things are...