As Jews, we believe that all lives matter. So aren’t we obligated to speak out against the system of violence that led to the killing of Michael Brown?
‘Zero Dark Thirty,’ the new film about the killing of Osama Bin Laden, has reopened the debate over America’s use of torture as an intelligence gathering tool since 9/11.
What would it look like to have your movements and your friendships tracked simply because of your religion or where you prayed?
More than 3,000 years after the Exodus, and 150 years after the Civil War, slavery and human trafficking continue to flourish around the world.
My 3-year-old daughter clambers into the car at the end of a long day, asks me what’s for dinner. When I tell her turkey burgers, her voice gets hopeful. “We cook it?” No, I made it the night before. But, she reminds me that we bought the ingredients together in the store. As I begin to worry about a child-sized guilt trip, she is happily chatting away about something else.