If you are Jewish, if you are politically aware, and if you want to do something real, read this book. Rabbi Jill Jacobs is brilliant... Read More
What is the Jewish community’s involvement in the campaign to raise the minimum wage in Massachusetts?
What is the Jewish community’s involvement in the campaign to raise the minimum wage in Massachusetts? By Rabbi Margie Klein The Jewish Community’s Role The... Read More
One of jobs as a history educator is to take events that might be abstract concepts to my students and facilitate their making some sort... Read More
If you've ever enjoyed fair-trade coffee, chocolate or a banana, you have Jonathan Rosenthal to thank. In 1985, Rosenthal co-founded Equal Exchange and pioneered the... Read More
I am writing while currently in a food coma, blurred visions of freshly squeezed orange juice, homemade hommus, and shakshuka (foreigners—look it up—trust me)... Read More
What do the Maccabees, MIT students, and curious four-year-olds have to do with each other? It turns out a whole lot!
In late November, 13 MIT students explored “Chanukah through Science” with three classrooms of four-year-old children at the JCC Early Learning Center in Newton.... Read More