Green Menorah Covenant Coalition: Personal, Congregational, and Public-Policy Changes to Avert Global Scorching

Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education

Author(s): Arthur Waskow

Research Area: Education; Environment

Keywords: Environment; Jewish Content; Public Policy; Values

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


The author argues that Jewish educators should teach students to address issues of real and deep concern, such as the global climate crisis, through the lens of Torah. He urges for immediate action to avert global scorching by the government, corporations, labor unions, households and congregations.