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Secretary of State
The State Department
Washington, DC.

Dear Mr. Secretary,

Rabbi David Wirtschafter
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In the aftermath of yet another attack on a Jewish cemetery, another round of bomb threats at JCCs, and an ever-increasing climate of fear and hostility, perhaps we can find inspiration in the poet

Rabbi David Wirtschafter
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Last Shabbat, we read Parashat Mishpatim, the sixth parashah in the book of Exodus.

Shelby Friedman

We Jews are incredibly proud of our Torah, but we never claim it as history’s first code of law.

Rabbi Stephen Lewis Fuchs

In children, the effects of trauma and displacement wrought on refugees from the Middle East are clearly evidenced.

Rabbi Suzanne Singer
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We are currently facing the largest global refugee crisis since World War II, with 60 million people displaced worldwide, including more than 19 million refugees.

Rachel Landman
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