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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Begin to Confront Discomfort a...

Feb 10, 2020 by

Dear Rabbis, I am very grateful to Rabbi Person for offering me space on the Ravblog to share a few words with you. She suggested,...

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Religion and Relationships on ...

Jun 2, 2017 by

Racial justice is preoccupying many religious leaders.  As in too many other cities across the country, protests erupted in Charlotte...

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How Can We Sleep?

Oct 6, 2016 by

It was my grandmother who asked me, “Why do rabbis always talk about Jonah on Yom Kippur? Can’t they think of some other subject?” ...

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