On Yom Kippur 2012, Rabbi Herman Schaalman, Z”l, suggested it was time for Jews to walk away from the Day of Atonement. Five years later, I agree with him.
Citizens of every city complain about something. In Chicago it’s weather. In Los Angeles it’s traffic. In my NYC hometown it’s…everything?
I’ve never questioned my conversion to Judaism over the past year. But I have enjoyed being far less militant about my Judaism than during the first six years of my membership in the Tribe.
Time-blocking is the Holy Grail of getting things done. Why do Apple’s iOS apps make it hard to do? Especially when Google’s iOS apps make it really easy.
Compassionate Resistance is moving! You can continue to regularly discover links about the activities of average Americans compassionately and confidently standing up to #RESIST the injustice of the Trump administration on Twitter at @Comp2Resist.
“As we near our City’s 300th anniversary, we must continue to find courage to stand up to hate and embrace justice and compassion.”
“A day that they spend worrying about you is a day that they’re not ending Medicare, privatizing public schools, or preparing a Muslim registry.”
Yes, we’d all love Donald Trump, the president, to be presidential. But Donald Trump, the human being, is a bullying, ignorant child.
“I believe that every woman should have this same opportunity to decide if, when, and how to get pregnant on her own terms.”
“There has been a whole shift in the way we think about healthcare towards, at least, an implicit recognition of healthcare as a right.”