I know firsthand how challenging the healing process from an attack like this will be.
How can the Texas synagogue hostage crisis be anything other than ‘related’ to the Jewish community?
Synagogues are often a provider of needed social services, which leaves them vulnerable to violence.
Several communities across the country are observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day with multigenerational activities, in which grandparents, parents and children reflect, and act, on the legacy of King’s work. The Forward asked three individuals from the Black Jewish community whose families had different experiences in the Civil Rights Movement to write about one of their forebears, and how those lessons helped shape them. Here are their essays.
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