Not for ourselves alone

October 25, 2011

Just before the pledge break many of us celebrated the holy  day of Yom Kippur. We read together:

Not for ourselves alone do we pray,
not for ourselves alone
but for all Your children

There’s much to ask for all God’s children: peace,  prosperity, good health, wise counsel for our leaders. But the most basic is to  have a world to bequeath to our and everyone’s children. Read the rest of this entry »


October 4, 2011

Dr. Ed Tick, an internationally known psychologist and founder of Soldiers Heart, came to speak at Albany Law a few days ago about the problems that combat veterans have reentering society.

Some of what he told us stunned me. Veterans comprise half the homeless population in the U.S. Read the rest of this entry »

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