CCAR Journal, The Reform Jewish Quarterly Summer 2012:

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.42 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The film won a grand jury prize at Sundance Film Festival, and has been widely reviewed as one of the best documentaries of 2014. (Source: Rich Hill website) Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School, a high school in Newark, New Jersey, run by the Benedictine monks of Newark Abbey, has recorded a near 100 percent college-acceptance rate for their predominantly African American and Latino young men -- a rate that soars well above the average for the city. [...]

The Sacred Encounter: Jewish Perspectives on Sexuality

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.78 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Do you have friends who Dante Gordon Nov.1.2012 Cause & Effect Essay What are Sims? Some of the better-known approaches are outlined below. An early feminist, she worked constantly with her husband in liberal causes, particularly slavery abolition and women's suffrage. James purchased a tract of land in Ulster County to build a home for his family and to preach to the farmers of upstate New York. Slave rhetoric did not include the sweeping statements of Northern abolitionists, speaking of the terrors of slavery. [...]

Preparing for the New Machzor - Ccar Journal, Summer 2013

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.53 MB Downloadable formats: PDF He sought “hearts and heads and tongues—for faith and works,” he told his listeners at camp-style meetings in Ohio and New York. “If your hearts ache and bleed we want you, you will help us; but if you merely adopt our principles as dry theories, do let us alone.” Southern Reaction. Her husband, John Hooker, believed in his wife's abilities and supported her activity. Today is active in the USA, Israel, and Europe. ... [...]

Contemporary Reform Responsa

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A total separation had, of course, never been seriously contemplated; some objectives, such as immigration restriction, could be achieved only through state action, and the predecessor to the afl, the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions (1881), had in fact been created to serve as labor’s lobbying arm in Washington. The Shakers were though one of the longest lasting Utopian communities, lasting until the early 21st century when the last one finally closed down. [...]

Mishkan T'filah For Gatherings: A Reform Siddur

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.47 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Underneath all of these sentiments remains a view that Christians and Christian churches have a responsibility to reform or legislate for society. The meeting spanned two days and six sessions, and included a lecture on law, a humorous presentation, and multiple discussions about the role of women in society. Supported violence as means to end of slavery compared to politics. The table records the historic interest rate movements over the last decade. Prisoners should be placed in extremely spare facilities with plenty of medical support but almost nothing in the way of entertainment or "fun" until the inmates demonstrate that they have broken their bad habits. [...]

Communings of the Spirit: The Journals of Mordecai M.

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.10 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Both labor issues and women’s rights were topics of concern that were addressed by this organization. The Civil War curtailed the women's rights conventions. Social movements occur in liberal and authoritarian societies but in different forms. Men, Women, Slaves, people who had never been admitted to influence the religious sector of the Nation were now standing up, and making their voices heard. The 1820s and 1830s saw a great rise in popular politics, as free white males achieved universal suffrage. [...]

Reform Judaism For the Rest of Us: Faith Versus Political

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.73 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Name: In 1969, Cornell University staged the "Earth Art" exhibition, which included artists who in some way manipulate the earth as part of their work. In response to the introduction of the bill, Roy Beck, president of NumbersUSA, a grassroots anti-immigrant group that helped stop the 2007 immigration reform bill, stated on April 17 in a Bloomberg article, "We will be doing everything we can to help the 20 million unemployed Americans have a voice and be heard in this debate." [...]

Jewish Living: A Guide to Contemporary Reform Practice

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF He developed a systematic methodology of re-interpreting the Qur’an and his insights were of great help to bring about change in the outlook of Muslims. With the Action Painters, the physical act of painting becomes, to a certain extent, the subject matter. In fact, reported statistics indicate that those rates soared between the 1950s and 1960s as the civil-rights movement won its major legislative victories. The landmark ruling placed domestic workers under the protection of the employment law, extending to them the national minimum wage and social security benefits. [30] The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) posted advertisements and engaged with media to raise public awareness about employers’ obligation to register domestic workers and contribute to social security funds. [31] The Philippines enacted the Domestic Workers Act in January 2013, requiring contracts and extending an improved minimum wage, social security, and public health insurance to an estimated 1.9 million domestic workers in the country. [...]

Contention, Controversy, and Change: Evolutions and

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.88 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Voters favor legalizing the adult use of cannabis in the five states where the issue will appear on the ballot this Election Day. Their teachers had limited education and received little pay. The 332nd Fighter Group, the most successful airmen of World War II, flew more than 200 escort missions, not once losing an aircraft. Unemployment benefit was introduced into certain industries (e.g. In the end, it was Mao Tse-tung and the Communists who went into the poor countryside, saved the peasants, and gave China a real revolution. [...]

Birkon Artzi: Blessings and Meditations for Travelers to

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF He published his essays on health culture as Dr. Hobsbawm (1959) has studied a number of what he calls “archaic” movements, in which diffuse protest did not coalesce into organized demands for change. Charles Grandison Finney was the leading figure in the Second Great Awakening. The principal feature of Vivekananda’s social philosophy was his insistence on the upliftment of the masses. Choose your own learning experience and roll with it! They adjudge the schismatical Eastern and Anglican Churches to be parts of the true Church. [...]