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Next up on the calendar is Purim, one of the most joyous holidays of the Jewish year. 


The next election will be April 9, 2019.


You are the difference maker of 2018. 


Indeed, the hype is legit and, probably like many of you, I'm hooked. 

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The third Women's March is approaching, but Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin says the national leaders embrace of anti-Semitism must be a major concern for even staunch supporters of the movement.

Less than a month after the horrific attack in Pittsburgh, it is the week of Thanksgiving, and my usual feelings of joyous anticipation are tempered by a heavy heart.


When tragedy strikes home, we find moments of healing where we can—often in encounters with one another. 


Jewish teachings command us to give to those less fortunate than ourselves. 

Many pundits have already designated 2018 “the year of the woman.”


One of my favorite holiday traditions doesn't draw as much attention as the others--called Tashlich--the custom of casting breadcrumbs, symbolizing our sins, into the water.

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