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Accounting for how our minds and bodies sync up during moments of care and concern helps us understand how we can perform hesed – acts of loving-kindness.
As we begin this new year, there are millions like Hagar and Ishmael wandering their personal wildernesses in search of survival and needing aid. We learn from the Torah not to expect divine intervention to rescue them. We need to act ourselves, as did Hagar.
The enhancement of human life across the board and across the globe is a story that takes decades or even centuries to unfold.
Our reaction to Trevor Noah or Lena Dunham is not so much about them as it is about us.