We're joined by Dr. Richard Benkin. Dr. Richard Benkin is an American Jewish human rights activist, a co-founder of 'Interfaith Strength', an Advisory Board Member of Islam-Israel Fellowship, a journalist, writer and lecturer.
We welcome Len Robinson back to Common Threads to talk about the Jewish faith community here in West Michigan. Len is a former president of the board of directors at Temple Emanuel in Grand Rapids, president of Jewish Theatre Grand Rapids, and active on the Interfaith Dialogue Association .
Religion 101, a monthly conversation with guests from the Kaufmann Interfaith Institute. Today Katie Gordon, Rev. Katie Baker and Kyle Kooyers join us to discuss the 2016 election and the interfaith response. We also talk about the 17th annual Interfaith Celebration.