In 1998, The Shalom Center and the Elat Chayyim spiritual retreat center co-sponsored a “liturgical/spiritual protest” against the poisoning of the Hudson River by the PCBs that the General Electric Corporation had poured into it.
The protest was held at Beacon NY on the banks...
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Tag: Jewish Theological Seminary Of America
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Give shalom a chance!
Give diplomacy with Iran a chance!
That is not just a slogan. We need to act on it, because others are acting against it – trying to torpedo diplomacy. And they might win, unless we act.
If they do win, they will actually make it more...
May 31, 2001 | 8:00 pm
May 20, 1999 | 8:00 pmDorothy Richman finished her rabbinical studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York this week, and she's about to start her new life. She's off to Honduras next month, leading a group of teens on a summer service program. They'll wind up in Israel in August....