“Messiah in America”, now available in English, skewers capitalism, discrimination and an unfair immigration policy.
We are, by virtue of benefiting from the power structures, wrong now. This is why repentance is so important.
“In a polarized political climate, this helps congregations come together,” and “discern where to focus efforts for the greatest possible impact.”
Much of liberal culture sees social justice bullying as well-intentioned anger gone too far. It’s time to see it simply as bullying.
Liberal rabbis should consider keeping politics, and civic engagement, in the pulpit.
It’s time Conservative Judaism embraced true liberalism. It’s the movement’s only hope for survival.
The aftermath of Charlottesville has left marginalized communities across the country traumatized.
Jewish Americans need our leaders to stand against the normalization of anti-Semitic behavior and rhetoric in progressive communities.
When the value of Jewish resources exceeds the value of Jewish life, the tables have almost always turned toward genocide.
It is ironic that, while my professional pursuit in life is building and empowering Jewish communities, I have not found one I can truly call my own.