The Syrian Refugees and German...

Aug 17, 2016 by

Each of us had different reasons for taking part in the CCAR Mission to Berlin. Among them were: We cared about the refugee crisis...

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Of Hugs and Vigils: Standing w...

Jun 21, 2016 by

The Orlando International Airport bustles with excited children hugging their favorite characters to their hearts; it’s surrounded by...

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One Road – Two Worlds: Modern ...

Jun 6, 2016 by

As we near Shavuot, our thoughts turn to the agricultural roots of our people.  For many, discussions of justice in the fields, fair...

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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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Digging Into the Second Justic...

Nov 5, 2015 by

A Note to Rabbis About The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change  “Justice, justice, you shall pursue” (Deuteronomy...

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Raising the Minimum Wage Raise...

Sep 10, 2015 by

Marching in 97 degree heat on the blacktop of the Selma Highway was not easy.  But, I only had to do it for a day.  As I marched...

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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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