Rabbi Sharon Brous (@SharonBrous )

Rabbi Sharon Brous

Bio rabbi, mama, founder of @IKAR_LA, @AuburnSeminary senior fellow.
Location LA, CA
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Account created 30-04-2014 22:50:09
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iPhone : FACTS about voting:

1. Trump can't ban mail voting through executive order. States run elections

2. "Absentee" & "mail-in" voting are same thing

3. Only 143 criminal convictions for mail ballot fraud over 20 years (.00006% total votes)

4. 16 top Trump officials voted by mail

iPhone : There’s a long history of Black churches being burned in this country. My friend Michael McBride ‘s church was attacked after they put up a #BLM banner. Contributions are not only an act of love & solidarity, they’ll help sustain the church’s critical antiracism work. Faith in Action twitter.com/impastormike_/…

iPhone : Ironically, the white-hot hate (pun intended) for the 1619 project proves why there was a need for the 1619 project.

It also shows that the omission of black peoples in the narrative of America’s history was never an innocent oversight, it was intentional.

iPhone : Amen Eric K. Ward: Whether we are writing a new chapter in American democracy or the obituary for a system of constitutional protections that’s disappeared into an unmarked van depends on how seriously we take ourselves & how diversified we become in building power. twitter.com/BulldogShadow/…

iPhone : Thank you, Congressmember Bass- you have always been a voice of courage, moral clarity & strength- esp when our communities are hurting. It’s an honor to stand by your side in the fight against anti-Black racism, antisemitism & all expressions of hatred. twitter.com/RepKarenBass/s…

iPhone : “The question posed as the news of Lewis’s death broke remains: What exactly does one do when a figure of his stature departs? The answer, he seems to be telling us, is that you do more of the same.” ⁦jelani cobb⁩ #JohnLewis #RestInPower newyorker.com/news/daily-com…

iPhone : Members of the exonerated Central Park Five help paint #BlackLivesMatter on the street in front of Trump Tower on New York’s Fifth Avenue.

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iPhone : When you join the #PoorPeoplesCampaign (airing again today at 3pm PST) you realize how hard we work to erase voices of the poor in our culture. On TV, radio, film- we rarely get to hear from nearly half our country- those most impacted by exploitative policies and norms. twitter.com/RevDrBarber/st…

iPhone : "The hour demands of us bravery & honesty. For reasons we don’t fully comprehend, our generation has been given opportunity for courageous, imaginative thinking that can transform our Jewish community & this country."

Read R' Rabbi Sharon Brous in Hadassah Magazine: hadassahmagazine.org/2020/06/18/tim…

iPhone : ...And all those who didn’t live to see this moment, including Dominique Fells and Riah Milton, who were killed just days ago. #SayTheirNames #BlackTransLivesMatter twitter.com/SharonBrous/st…