Talya Gillman is a Jewish educator committed to human dignity and interdependence. She received The Covenant Foundation’s 2014 Pomegranate Prize for emerging Jewish educators, co-founded Jews Undoing Institutionalized Racism, and holds an M.A. in Transformational Leadership.
In response to outcry after Charleena Lyle's shooting, a Seattle federation has postponed an award for Seattle's chief of police -- but didn't rescind it.
After Seattle police killed Charleena Lyles, it is inappropriate for the Jewish federation to honor the police chief with a "Tikun Olam" award on Thursday.