Our Authors

Richard H. Schwartz, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, College of Staten Island.

Author of Judaism and Vegetarianism, Judaism and Global Survival, Mathematics and Global Survival, and Who Stole My Religion? Revitalizing Judaism and Applying Jewish Values to Help Heal Our Imperiled Planet, and over 250 articles at President Emeritus, Jewish Veg, for Jewish Vegetarians of North America; President, Society of Ethical and Religious Vegetarians (SERV); Associate producer of A SACRED DUTY (;

Soba with mango, aubergine and tofu. Photo credit: Jessica Spengler

There are many connections between Yom Kippur and vegetarian...