Rebecca Vilkomerson

Pew Findings on Israel Show Criticism Has Entered Jewish Mainstream

The Pew survey found Jews — especially younger ones — are far more critical of Israel. Maybe it’s time leaders start listening to their views, which are very much part of the mainstream.

Symbol of Hope: Rebecca Vilkomerson says the olive tree is a universal and ancient symbol of hope and peace.

Put Olive on Seder Plate for Palestinians and All Oppressed Peoples

An olive on the Seder plate reminds us to ‘be bearers of peace and hope’ for the Palestinians — and all who are oppressed or living under occupation.