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As Jews all over the world observed the atonement rituals of Yom Kippur this week, I decided to dedicate my fast to the

Rabbi Marla J. Feldman and teen at Climate Mobilization

Yesterday I stood with other members of the Reform Jewish Movement outside the United Nations in New York City, in unity with people of many different faiths in the fight against climate change.

Rachel Landman

Did you know that glossophobia is the fear of public speaking?

Pink sign saying "Don't take away my breast cancer screenings" at rally

Over the past few weeks, there has been a big spotlight on women’s health and reproductive rights in Congress.

Tracy Wolf
people marching in an anti-poverty rally with a banner

 

Rabbi Tarfon teaches, “You are not expected to complete the task, but neither are you free to avoid it.” (Pirkei Avot 2:21).

 

Tyler Dratch
children eating lunch in school cafeteria

For many Jews, the Yom Kippur fast is one of the hardest and most meaningful Jewish acts they will perform during the year.

Tyler Dratch
Middle Passage waving American flag in front of the Virginia war memorial

Moses is perhaps the only person who knew the date of his death.

Rabbi Erica Asch
John Kerry and Mohammad Javad Zarif conduct a bilateral meeting in Vienna, Austria, 14 July 2014

Now that the September 17 deadline for congressional action on the Iran Nuclear Deal has passed,