מאי חנוכה?‏

During this holiday season, we are perennially bombarded with a trite Manichean view of a grand dichotomy between Judaism, Light, and Spirituality versus Classical Greek Culture, Darkness and Materialism. This is really an egregious oversimplification; in particular, Aristotle (“the Greek”), the arch-villain of this narrative, and his medieval Jewish rationalist adherents, had far less interest […]