Havurah Volume 11 Number 03

A Short Timeline of Activism

Meet some of the activist movements of the past and present. Sometimes the worthiest causes faced opposition and public disapproval. The fine print: this chart does not imply our advocacy of every cause listed. Also, if you can read this, you are sitting too close to your copy of Havurah. 18th-19th c. 1787-1807 William Wilberforce…

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messianic activism voices from two generations

SUSAN PERLMAN Once an Activist, Always an Activist “I have a dream . . .” The stirring words of Martin Luther King, Jr. filled my thoughts. He spoke for African-Americans, for the poor and for the disenfranchised. Though I was none of these, I felt like he spoke for me, too, and I realized that…

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