The lake at Camp Ramah in the Berkshires served as a ritual bath.
Nearly a decade after taking the reins in a Massachusetts city of 40,000, he is facing a powerful incumbent and aligning himself with “the Squad.”
The 87-year-old Supreme Court Justice was hospitalized at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore on Tuesday after “experiencing fever and chills.”
From buying a house virtually to organizing “kiddush-to-go,” it’s looking very different than previous years.
“I think all of the anxiety was self-created and the lead-up was much worse than the actual coming out, at least for me.”
The former county commissioner says being a member of two minority groups has informed his values and desire to fight for change.
“We need our community.”
“Seig Heil, Heil Hitler, Trump 2020” was written on a traffic utility case across the street from the Shir Tikvah Congregation.
African-Americans have been affected by the coronavirus and face economic struggles due to the pandemic at disproportionately high rates.
Conversion classes have gone virtual but the ceremonies haven’t for the most part.