Between the Living and the Dead

How Parashat Korah demonstrates extraordinary people doing extraordinary things.

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The outsized humanity of individuals like Drs. Mukwege and Wright should not distract from the impossible scale of their task. It is up to us--those who stand on the side of the living--to provide them the comforting embrace of a brother.

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Rachel Farbiarz

Rachel Farbiarz is a graduate of Harvard College and Yale Law. Rachel worked as a clerk for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, after which she practiced law focusing on the civil rights and humane treatment of prisoners.