I’m Not Who I Appear to Be

Jul 11, 2019 by

Sometimes, I think it is the disappointing people that’s the hardest. I am a high achiever — or, at least, I used to be.  That...

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For Danny, Elyse, and Devra z”...

Jul 9, 2019 by

This poem was written after hearing the tragic news about the sudden death of the child of dear friends and colleagues. Their lives...

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We Just Told the Supreme Court...

Jul 8, 2019 by

Among its various activities, the CCAR signs on to various briefs filed amicus curiae.  The term means “friend of the...

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For You Were Strangers…

Jul 1, 2019 by

How fitting. My last official public statement as the CCAR Chief Executive was about protection for the immigrant and the refugee.I...

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See Something, Say Something: ...

Jun 27, 2019 by

As a rabbi, who also happens to be a woman, I am living through an unprecedented time, recognizing that I have the honor of standing...

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Psalm 27: Music and Spirituali...

Jun 25, 2019 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s forthcoming publication, Opening Your Heart with Psalm 27 by Rabbi Debra Robbins, we...

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Learning to Speak the Language...

Jun 19, 2019 by

In 2017, a newly elected conservative Congress introduced legislation that would have stripped 40 million Americans of health...

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