Standing as Witness and Capabl...

Nov 8, 2016 by

Today is Election Day. Along with my wife, colleagues at The Temple Rabbis Peter Berg, Loren Filson Lapidus, Lydia Medwin, an...

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Three Ways to Participate in N...

Jun 1, 2016 by

On June 2, millions of people across the county will be observing the second annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day, also known...

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Promises of Liberation

Apr 20, 2016 by

This week is framed by the unfulfilled promises of liberation. On April 16, we celebrated Emancipation Day, which marks the...

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Marching toward a World of Jus...

Sep 3, 2015 by

Rabbi Tarfon taught: “You are not required to complete the work, but neither are you at liberty to abstain from it.” What...

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Keep on Walking, Keep on Talki...

Sep 3, 2015 by

Ain’t gonna let nobody turn us around We’re gonna keep on a walkin, keep on a talkin, Marchin up to Freedom’s Land As we marched in...

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We All Count: Chanukah, Alabam...

May 5, 2015 by

This blog is the fifth in a series from Rabbis Organizing Rabbis connecting the period of the Omer to the issue of race and class...

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Consultation on Conscience: Ju...

Apr 29, 2015 by

Justice work can happen in the halls of Congress and it can happen on the streets.  This past Tuesday we did justice work in both...

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My Broken & Filled Heart:...

Apr 28, 2015 by

My heart is full and my heart is breaking. That’s my take away from this week’s Consultation on Conscience. Sure, my heart is full...

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