#ShareHerStory Purim 2019
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This week’s Torah portion is Toldot, Genesis 25:19 – 28:9.
...Why We are Marching
As enthusiasm around the Women’s March continues to erode due to fallout from co-presidents Tamika Mallory and Linda Sarsour refusing to denounce anti-Semitic statements by Louis Farrakhan — including, just this week, the Democratic National Committee dropping its support — many women have been left feeling torn. Should they show up on Jan. 19, despite misgivings about Women’s March leadership? Or should they sit this one out to express their Jewish loyalty?
To Move On Needs to Move
It is stressful to receive information that one does not want to know, especially when it comes to the mistreatment of another or others. The closer the subject is to us, the more likely we are to care. Still, some instances so go against who we believe ourselves collectively to be that we must speak out.