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A Letter to My Charlottesville Congregation

A Letter to My Charlottesville Congregation jemerman October 27, 2021 Hate Crimes I write this as the Sines vs. Kessler trial commences. This long-awaited lawsuit…

Global Ethics Day Reading List

Global Ethics Day is Wednesday, October 20! Created by Carnegie Council, Global Ethics Day is an annual moment to explore the meaning of ethics in… …

Film Review: Golden Voices

Film Review: Golden Voices urjadmin October 4, 2021 Film Image In Evgeny Ruman’s bittersweet new film, Golden Voices, a pair of aging voice actors find…

What We’ve Been Reading

Welcome to our roundup of news and current events related to ethics and international affairs! Here’s some of what we’ve been reading this past month:… …

Temporary Structure, Perpetual Joy

Temporary Structure, Perpetual Joy urjadmin October 4, 2021 Sukkot Image Sukkot is known in Hebrew as Z’man Simchateinu – the time of our joy. It’s…

Creation, Chaos, and Children

Creation, Chaos, and Children jstern September 17, 2021 Torah Study Image In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was unformed…

Sukkot Breads in Fall Colors

Sukkot Breads in Fall Colors jstern September 13, 2021 Challah Image Decorate your Sukkot table with Ethiopian, North African, and Sephardi breads full of fall…

An Accounting of the Soul?

An Accounting of the Soul? jstern August 31, 2021 Arts and Culture Image A conversation with Ed Asner, z’l, died on August 29 at the…

Let Our People Vote

Let Our People Vote urjadmin August 30, 2021 Civil Rights & Voting Rights Image As a rabbi, my passion for the right to vote is…