If Bernie Sanders isn’t going to talk publicly about his Jewish identity, we should do it for him, Valerie Lieber writes. Otherwise, it will become a huge vulnerability.
Over the past 6 months being a part of the Jewish Greening Fellowship has been a game changer for Kane Street Synagogue and for my work here. Many people at the synagogue were already passionate about the environment and sustainability, but we lacked direction. We felt like our concerns were peripheral to the educational and spiritual pursuits that are central to our congregational life.