Dispatches from the network and updates from the Foundation.
Dr. Iris Nehemiah
Rabbi Elka Abrahamson
Jews that are cast as being on the margins often have the most to offer to the Jewish community, but may choose to contribute their gifts to communities associated with other parts of their identity. This is a loss for us all.
WHP Alum Joel Goldhammer (Washington)
As I have tried to reify this notion of proximity in my own work and life, I have found it helpful to think about it on multiple levels, each with its own specific action and accompanying spiritual work. The following framework is a work in progress; I welcome your reactions and reflections.