What Can Jonah Teach Us About ...

Jun 17, 2020 by

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz is the author of The Book of Jonah: A Social Justice Commentary (CCAR Press, 2020). In...

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The Supreme Court Today Accept...

Jun 15, 2020 by

Just less than a year ago, the CCAR joined with other faith groups in submitting an amicus curiae brief to the Supreme...

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The Messy Truth of Legacy

Jun 12, 2020 by

Racist Realities and the Need to Stop Romanticizing All of us are capable of racism. The first family of Exodus, Numbers, and...

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B’rit Olam, Racial Justi...

Jun 10, 2020 by

When Donald Trump stood in front of the St. John’s Episcopal Church and declared martial law, we witnessed birkat...

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‘I Can’t Breathe&#...

Jun 1, 2020 by

As we watch with heavy hearts the events of late May and early June and witness innocent Americans exercising their right to protest...

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Mourning the 100,000 Americans...

May 27, 2020 by

Together with Americans of all faiths, we mourn the 100,000+ people who have died of Covid-19. We share in the grief and sorrow of...

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Economic Stability: An Ageless...

May 7, 2020 by

Last fall, my husband and I ordered a new sukkah decoration straight from Israel. The package arrived with a free magnet, imprinted...

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The Custom to Learn Pirkei Avo...

Apr 16, 2020 by

Rabbi Yanklowitz is the author of Pirkei Avot: A Social Justice Commentary. In this post, he reflects on the custom of...

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