A bully is a Shanda

Recently the Jewish Journal published an article by the ever controversial Dennis Prager who wrote a mean-spirited article about transgender people and in particular Rabbi Becky Silverstein- a transgender rabbi. He serves a Conservative congregation in Pasadena, CA and is an extraordinary role model to adults and children alike for his courage and Torah.  I…Read more »

Standing on Holy Ground

As you know I traveled to Selma, Alabama to participate in the NAACP’s Journey for Justice representing the Central Conference of Reform Rabbis.  I was profoundly moved by my experience marching with the Torah across the Edmund Pettis Bridge.  I have written my additional thoughts. Published by the Jewish Journal of Los Angeles. Here is…Read more »