Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen was the founder and editor of the award-winning national magazine American Jewish Life and the online magazine Jewsweek. He is the author of "My Jesus Year: A Rabbi's Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith" published by HarperCollins and named one of the best books of the year by Publishers Weekly. He has written for Slate, the Daily Beast and the Washington Post. Previously content director for, Cohen is now the content director for From the Grapevine.

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