The Rainy Season

January 12, 2018

I’m sure you couldn’t help but notice that it’s been pretty rainy lately, in fact . . . unusually rainy for this time of year. This Shabbat, you’ll see an instruction that between Shemini Atzeret and Passover you should say: Mashiv HaRuach uMorid HaGesamim (Praising the Lord for making the wind blow and bringing down the rain).

200 Days that Changed Milwaukee

December 28, 2017

This year, organizations throughout Milwaukee are commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of Milwaukee’s Fair Housing Marches, which were 200 consecutive nights of nonviolent protest in our city.