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As we face the world’s worst global refugee crisis, the United States has failed to do all that it is capable of to support robust refugee resettlement. More than 80 million people worldwide have left home to escape conflict and persecution, surpassing the...
What is the most “popular” mitzvah?
Tikkun olam, repairing the world.
Because of what we learn in the Talmud (Sanhedrin 37a): “Whoever saves a single life is considered by scripture to have saved the whole world.’ Because we are...
Remember the feeling you had when you got on an airplane alone to study abroad, or when you packed up everything you owned and moved to a new city?
Every year on June 20, we honor the resilience and courage of refugees and celebrate their contributions to our communities and to our entire nation.
Today, we face a global refugee crisis of an unprecedented scale.