NACHMANIDES

January 15, 2020Quotes, Religion and Judaism, Twitter

“The most important purpose of a census is to impress upon each one of us the value and sterling worth of our soul. The census is not for the census takers. It is for those being counted, so that they know they matter to someone.”— NACHMANIDES t.co/hCe1dCuxQ1 — Justin אורי Fair (@Soulstrong) January 15, 2020

The Same Social Ills

January 13, 2020Black, Race + American, Religion and Judaism, Twitter

"Violence Afflicting America’s Jewish and Black Communities Stem From the Same Social Ills. Unless They Unite to Tackle Them, 2020 Could Be Worse" by Saafir Rabb #Baltimore @JewishTimes t.co/ozuk4LvDFf via @Baltimore Jewish Times — Justin אורי Fair (@Soulstrong) January 13, 2020

Who is Jewishish?

December 27, 2019Religion and Judaism, Twitter

If someone is Jewish, their Jewishness is valid. Jews from interfaith families? Jews.Jews who don’t keep kosher? Jews.Jews by choice? Jews.LGBTQ+ Jews? Jews.Jews of Color? Jews.Secular Jews? Jews.Jews with different politics than you? Jews. Don’t police Jewish identity. — Bend the Arc: Jewish Action (@jewishaction) December 26, 2019

Cause I need ANOTHER race to mark on the census form? Thanks. #BlackWhiteandJewish – “Why Are Jews Freaking Out About Trump’s Latest Executive Order?” by Emily Burack on @heyalma http://bit.ly/2qPZHzp via @hey_alma

December 13, 2019Black, Race + American, Literary & Language, Politics, Religion and Judaism, Twitter

Cause I need ANOTHER race to mark on the census form? Thanks. #BlackWhiteandJewish – "Why Are Jews Freaking Out About Trump's Latest Executive Order?" by Emily Burack on @heyalma t.co/CoFkXbGbPS via @hey_alma — J. Orlando Fair (@Soulstrong) December 13, 2019