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A Rabbi Visits An Immigrant Detention Center

by Elad Nehorai • July 9, 2018

Two weeks ago, Rabbi Elana Zelony, a Rabbis Without Borders member, visited an immigrant detention center in Texas as part of an interfaith delegation to bear witness to what has been happening at these centers. Here is her testimony.


Rabbis Without Borders Welcomes A New Cohort

by Elad Nehorai • June 20, 2018

Last week, Rabbis Without Borders, Clal’s pluralist rabbinic network, welcomed its new cohort this year at its yearly retreat for first-time members.


What Happens When Rabbis Talk #MeToo?

by Jacob Lieberman • March 12, 2018

A rabbi in attendance at the recent Rabbis Without Borders retreat discusses a powerful moment when the rabbis were forced to face some uncomfortable and painful realities when discussing the #MeToo phenomenon.


A Historic Rabbinic #MeToo Gathering

by Rebecca Sirbu • February 26, 2018

On February 21st, a historic gathering of leaders of all of the denominations of Judaism was convened in the Clal offices to discuss gender issues in the rabbinate which have been brought to the fore from the #MeToo Movement.