Rabbi Michael Lerner's funeral oration on Mohammad Ali

Rabbi Michael Lerner's funeral oration on Mohammad Ali

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“We know what is like to be demeaned and to have a few people who act against the highest visions of our tradition to then be identified as the value of the entire tradition. That is why we, liberal and progressive Jews, have called upon the United States to stand up to the part of the Israeli government that is oppressing Palestinians. We as Jews recognize that everyone is equally precious and that means Palestinians as well as all the other people on the planet.”