White Supremacy, Charlottesville, and Us

White supremacy is sometimes easy to identify.  Some who hold this ideology are aligned with groups we know well:  the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis. Their presence is frightening. Intimidation…

Are we a New South? Sadly, no.

Reprinted from the Charlotte Observer, July 4, 2017. Rabbi Schindler serves as Contributing Editor, the Observer editorial board. Photo by Sarah Ann Photos.   Last month, I joined a Deep South…

66 years ago today…

On this world refugee day, we reflect on refugees who were once the focus of the world’s compassion and welcomed as an acceptance of global responsibility. Today they are facing…