Author of "Embracing Auschwitz" and "Mensch•Marks: Life Lessons of a Human Rabbi - Wisdom for Untethered Times." Winner of the Rockower Award, the highest honor in Jewish journalism and 2019 Religion News Association Award for Excellence in Commentary. Musings of a rabbi, journalist, father, husband, poodle-owner, Red Sox fan and self-proclaimed mensch, taken from essays, columns, sermons and thin air. Writes regularly in the New York Jewish Week and Times of Israel.
Sunday, February 17, 2013
Ruth Calderon's Speech to the Knesset
Below is a subtitled version of the Knesset speech of Ruth Calderon, the Yesh Atid member who has broken new ground for women and non Orthodox Israelis. Read a transcript of the speech here.