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Update on Fire Situation in Israel

For several days now, over 250 fires have raged throughout Israel, a nation the size of New Jersey.  The weather in Israel right now is much drier than normal and very windy in places, making for critical fire danger.   445 more words

Current Events

Judaism, Feminism, and The Twoness of Creation by Jill Hammer

Rabbi Amorai said: “Where is the garden of Eden:  He answered himself: “In the earth.”

Sefer haBahir, 12th century Provence

For many liberal Jews, the phrase “tikkun olam” has been an important rallying cry.  

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Feminism And Religion

[APNFD Nr. 19] The Director of the ADL, Jonathan Greenblatt, Deserves a Major Award For Intending to Register as A Muslim in Trump's National Database

This is an Argentum Post News Flash Digest [ APNFD Nr. 19 ]

“Tikkun Olam” is a jewish concept defined by acts of kindness performed to perfect or repair the world. 254 more words

Argentum Post

Seven Reasons I'll Be On Trump's Muslim Registry

Donald Trump’s policy advisers are discussing plans to establish a registry for Muslim immigrants in the US, a man believed to be a key member of the President-elect’s transition team has revealed.

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Society

An act of conscience: standing against oppression

Dear Congregation Beth Israel members and friends,

Y’all know that I am honored and humbled to serve, with my dear friend and colleague Rabbi David Evan Markus… 614 more words

Tikkun Olam

Men's Health 2016 Part 2: GIVE!

Depression doesn’t have to be clincal to weigh you down. We all fall into ruts. Little compartments of complacency. Bear traps of medicrocity. We all must bear our burdens at times. 216 more words

Life Lessons

Climate, Communities, and Resilience: A Post-Election Interfaith Press Conference @COP22

In the wake of U.S. election results, Americans attending COP22 started getting a lot of questions from their global colleagues: What do we think of the president-elect? 1,049 more words

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