They’re not just my family’s stories, they’re the stories of the Jewish people. It was a story rewritten yesterday as at least 11 individual stories were cut short.
Why is it so important that we teach history and learn from history? It’s because history is stories and stories change the world.
As I navigate my role in the world around me, I find myself caught between being an inconvenience and being a bitch.
Today, feet hit the pavement along parade routes to celebrate Women’s Equality Day. Just yesterday, the feet that marched down those streets were those of white supremacists.
I am going to Temple to relearn the lessons that taught me what it means to be Jewish.
Today in America
The sights are those I’ve seen before
This country was founded on the principle “all men are created equal.”
When our stories are transcribed in books and tales will they tell of how we came together to fight for what was right?