Maurice I. Middleberg

Maurice I. Middleberg is the executive director of Free the Slaves.

Why is This Night Different? Ending Slavery in Our Time

Maurice I. Middleberg
April 3, 2014

The Jewish people have a special connection to the curse of slavery and to its eradication. At the heart of our history is the Exodus.

“Avadim hayinu – We were slaves,” the Torah teaches.

At Pesach, we rightly relax and celebrate the freedom we enjoy...