Rabbi Dorothy A. Richman
Rabbi Dorothy A. Richman is the Rabbi Martin Ballonoff Memorial Rabbi-in-Residence at Berkeley Hillel.
Articles by Rabbi Dorothy A. Richman
Lessons for Former Slaves
How can people who have worked to regain their freedom enslave their brothers?
From Guilt to Action
The sacrificial system teaches that coming nearer to God requires coming nearer to each other.
Following the example of the High Priest's bands, issue bracelets can raise awareness--the awareness of their wearer.
We can identify with Pharaoh's servants--and this need not make us uncomfortable.
The Limitations of Self-Denial
We must use our gifts of wealth, education, and influence to improve conditions for the poor and powerless.