While Juneteenth marks an incredibly important step in Black American rights, it was just that – one step. Juneteenth celebrated slavery becoming illegal, but it did not do away with racism; not even close. And yet, the history and spirit of Juneteenth make me hopeful.
Related Blog Posts on Jewish Values, Social Justice, and Tikkun Olam
It is difficult to imagine anyone not moved by the scenes of children seeking asylum at our southern border.
Each March, dozens of countries across the globe commemorate Women’s History Month as a time to highlight the political, cultural, and socioeconomic achievements of women.