Brad Hirschfield on Lou Dobb's A Team: Healthcare, Penn State and more November 17, 2011

Brad Hirschfield joined Lou Dobbs, Susan Ferrechio and Christopher Hahn to discuss Bloomberg's response to Occupy Wall Street, calls for Justice Elena Kagan to recuse herself from the healthcare opinion, the Penn State Scandal and Herman Cain's Perry moment.

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Fox News, 11/15/11
From The A Team Fox Business, Lou Dobbs Tonight

Famous rabbi speaks about fanaticism at Capitol Theatre November 16, 2011

A rabbi known for promoting inclusiveness and diversity spoke at the Capitol Theatre today in Yakima.

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KNDU/KNDO, NBC affiliates, 11/9/11

What’s the point of observing Judaism? November 16, 2011

"It is no secret that we are living in a new age: an age of openness to new ideas, fluidity of borders, unparalleled access to information, multicultural communities, and easy, speedy connectivity. Rabbi Irwin Kula, co-president of a Jewish think-tank called Clal, with whom I spent several days learning last week, suggests this milieu provides an unprecedented new context for Judaism.

Rabbi Irwin Kula Honored at JTS November 15, 2011

"Honorary doctorates were awarded to 41 rabbis—all members of the Rabbinical Assembly who have served the Jewish community with distinction for 25 years or more—by The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) at a convocation on Tuesday, November 1. Through the degrees, JTS celebrated the achievements of these spiritual leaders and voiced appreciation for their manifold contributions to Jewish life....."

Guest speaker says world needs more tolerance, less fanaticism November 15, 2011

"Hirschfield singled out politics and religion as the two arenas where fanaticism is taking its greatest toll. He said political pundits and religious leaders alike are working hard to sell people on hard-line conservative and liberal positions instead of asking honest questions on important issues...."

Rabbi Marc Soloway: Without Borders November 15, 2011

"Rabbis Without Borders (RWB), Clal’s landmark initiative that helps rabbis make Jewish thought and practice more available for improving people’s lives, selected its third class for its competitive rabbinic fellowship program. More than 90 applicants competed for the 22 spots. Of those selected, Marc Soloway from Boulder, Colo., was picked for this prestigious program...."

Orthodox rabbi marries gay couple in historic wedding in DC November 14, 2011

"For the first time in history, Steve Greenberg, an openly-gay American rabbi ordained by the Orthodox movement, has officiated at a same-sex wedding ceremony.

What Would You Do, If You Were in Joe Paterno's Shoes? November 14, 2011

"What would you have done, if you were Coach Joe Paterno? How would you have handled the news, brought to you by a graduate assistant, that a longtime colleague was seen raping a little boy in YOUR locker room?..."

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By Brad Hirschfield from FoxNews.com’s Fox Forum, Opinion, 11/11/11

Penn State scandal: What would you have done? (Video Q&A) November 9, 2011

Rabbi Brad Hirschfield responds to questions via video on topics of the day. Today: What should coach Paterno have done, is Herman Cain's political career over, and President Sarkozy calling Prime Minister Netanyahu "a liar."

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From The Washington Post Conversations Live Q & A with Rabbi Brad Hirschfield
, 11/9/11

Rabbi Brad Hirschfield’s Live Q & A Conversations are on Washingtonpost.com on Tuesdays at 12:30 Noon each week. Check out the site. Topics are posted that morning. Submit questions early!

Clal's Rabbis Without Borders Groundbreaking National Fellowship Program Selects New Class November 9, 2011

Rabbis Without Borders (RWB), Clal’s landmark initiative that helps rabbis make Jewish thought and practice more available for improving people’s lives, selected its third class for its competitive rabbinic fellowship program. More than 90 applicants competed for the 22 spots (for a complete list see: 2011-2012 Rabbinic Fellows, http://rabbiswithoutborders.org/?q=alumni#rabbinic-fellows).

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