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Protesters outside the Homestead detention center in Florida

Learn what one rabbi said at a civil disobedience event to protest child detention that was attended by more than 350 faith leaders in Washington, D.C. on June 12, 2019. 

Rabbi Esther L. Lederman
Closeup of a dripping home faucet

We can do better than this. We must do better than this. But it will take all of us to be brave and to speak up.

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

My little guy and his siblings, like so many children, are full of questions about God. All day, every day, their inquiring minds want to know: Where is God? Why is God? Who is God? And the most oft-heard question of all: Is God a boy or a girl? Or neither? Or both?

Rabbi Sara Y. Sapadin

If you haven’t read Michael K.

Ruben Arquilevich

The Torah teaches us that every human being is created b’tselem Elohim, in the image of God.

Joseph D. Robbins

My 6-year-old son recently staged a one-man play in our kitchen. It had a simple plot – a mom with her face buried in her phone, tapping away at the keys while a kid tries to get her attention.

Tanya Schevitz

It’s not often I can draw from a Saturday Night Live skit to help teach my students a lesson at Atlanta’s Davis Academy, where I am an educator.

Sara Beth Berman
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