Tyler Dratch

Tyler Dratch is the Torah, text, and tradition coordinator at the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism (the RAC) and a rabbinical student at Hebrew College in Newton, MA.

It's Now up to The States to Expand Healthcare

Tyler Dratch
August 9, 2016


During the Israelites’ journey to Israel, Miriam is afflicted with leprosy and was separated from the rest of the community. The Israelites recognized a responsibility to care for her, and the Torah explains that, “the people did not journey on until...

Expanding Paid Paternity Leave in the Military

Tyler Dratch
June 17, 2016


With Father’s Day soon approaching, it is a good opportunity to think about all the policies that exist and ought to exist to support families, especially paid parental leave.  Even in the military, paternity leave, after the birth or adoption of a child.