Author

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz is the Founder of Arizona Jews for Justice and the Executive Director of Valley Beit Midrash.

COMMENTARY

Granting D.C. statehood would honor freedom during this holy season

By: and - March 29, 2021

There is no way for us to reconcile our biblical responsibilities to one another with disenfranchising our brethren in the nation’s capital. Passover and Easter both carry powerful messages that my liberation is bound to yours, and yours to mine.