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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
2LF4_love_trumps_hate.jpg Love Trumps Hate by LouiseSilk
The Silent Majority has spoken. Republicans will control the White House, Senate, House and the next Supreme Court nominee. They declare it doesn’t matter if this man is fit to be our President. He...
FWEP_Welcome_to_Israel.jpg Yom HaAliyah: Celebrating Immigration by LouiseSilk
As I opened my computer today, I was reminded tomorrow is something more than election day. It’s Israel’s newest national holiday, Yom HaAliyah. The law, passed this year by the Knesset, makes Isra...
3DAQ_iron_eyes_cody.jpg Sadness and Tears by LouiseSilk
Listening to the news this morning: the election, the pipeline, the bigotry, the refugees, the climate, an old television image came to mind: An American Indian crying over the environment . The ad...
7234_Trump_can_t_read.jpg The Cure For Republicans? by LouiseSilk
Having made my declaration in favor of Hillary last week by absentee ballot, I am ready to move onto the real issue at hand. How did the Republicans get themselves into such a mess and how are they...
PYO_East_Liberty_.jpg Are you kidding- Eastside? It will always be S'liberty To Us by LouiseSilk
During junior year at Peabody (Class of ’68) when my art teacher, Mrs. Fineman, required a research report on an aspect of architecture, I did not deliberate. With my family’s livelihood dependent ...
337U_Tenderhearted.jpg Open-Heartedness by LouiseSilk
When we have an openhearted attitude towards ourselves, we work with everything that comes-from insight to resistance, from boredom to enthusiasm, from tears to laughter. We are in the arms of the ...
HPRL_by_the_ballot.jpg The Woman Of The Hour by LouiseSilk
Two great videos that say it much better than I: Our Fight Song Our Progress
69D5_I_m_ready.jpeg Want To Understand Your Vote? Follow Robert Reich by LouiseSilk
If you have any confusion about voting for Hillary take a look at Robert Reich , professor of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley and former Secretary of Labor in the Clinton ...
4V2Z_Memorial.jpg Forgiveness by LouiseSilk
For the sin which we have committed before You under duress or willingly. And for the sin which we have committed before You by being hard-hearted. For the sin which we have committed before You in...
4M5_Tzevet.jpg A Most Special Commission by LouiseSilk
I've known Rachel since I was a baby! She has been a life-line to my home, family, and community through four generations. It's really quite special and impressive! It's your time, Rachel, take it ...