Rabbi David Siedenberg asks, "What is the purpose of shiluach haken, the commandment to send away a parent bird before one can take the eggs or babies for oneself?"
Lamentations 4: An elegy from eikha for today's cities: "What you see is the same; what you hear is a cup / Full of coins and a homeless guy asking for change."
Add social justice to your Passover seder with these 57 haggadah supplements: racial justice, Israel/Palestine, LGBT, labor, immigration, and more.
We are troubled by the implicit and explicit currents of anti-Black racism prevalent in the mass defamation of Professor Karega.
On Tuesday, Nov 10th, Ann Toback of the Workmen's Circle invites you to rally with Jewish and community allies for the Fight for $15 National Day of Action.
There are certain bits of the places we call home that stick to us. I think of makeshift tents of what is now called Susiya in the South Hebron Hills in the Occupied Palestinian territories.