Rabbi Arthur Waskow is director of The Shalom Center http://www.theshalomcenter.org; co-author, The Tent of Abraham; author of Godwrestling — Round 2, Down-to-Earth Judaism, and a dozen other books on Jewish thought and practice, as well as books on US public policy.
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