Susan Ahyed’s long fight for justice, culminating in an Supreme Court victory last week, began with a rather morbid thought.
In his characteristically crisp manner, President Barak Obama summed up the recent US Supreme Court decision acknowledging the right of gays to marry: Love is love. The Constitution is about individual liberty. And change is possible.
(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It wasn’t an invitation she expected, but Canadian environmentalist Naomi Klein - a self-styled secular Jewish feminist - was happy to address Vatican officials on Wednesday after Pope Francis enlisted her for a campaign against climate change.
(JTA) — Four years ago, I stood under a chuppah with the woman I was about to marry overlooking a valley in Massachusetts. I have an emotional memory of sweetness and joy from my wedding day, but I can’t recall many specific moments.