This week after the verdict, I imagine our Torah portion is sending us a signal of how we should live and treat each other.
We all suffer from the ills of racism because we are all a product of a system designed to privilege one group of people over another.
It didn’t matter that I was a patriotic veteran who proudly served her country. I was told to leave this country if I didn’t like it.
“Juneteenth is an important reminder to all of us of why we fight for freedom.”