Stories by Michael Lerner

Rabbi Michael Lerner is editor of Tikkun and author of The Left Hand of God: Taking Back Our Country from the Religious Right (HarperSanFrancisco, Feb, 2006). subscribe to Michael Lerner's feed

Posted on: Nov 10, 2014, Source: Tikkun

There's a way to counter their success, but it means liberals must get comfortable talking about the spiritual.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2014, Source: Tikkun Daily

Why Israeli behavior toward Palestinians throughout the past decades is destroying Judaism.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2011, Source: Tikkun

In the past thirty years there has been enormous concentration of wealth in a very tiny part of the population. Noam Chomsky talks about how to fight back.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2010, Source: Tikkun

Are we ready to change directions on the economy, the environment, democratizing politics, corporate social responsibility and Middle East peace?

Posted on: Mar 4, 2010, Source: TruthDig and Tikkun

Hedges: "The damage Obama and the Democrats have done is immense." Michael Lerner responds.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Though the neocons' dream of American global empire has failed, they're still pushing for an expansion of the conflict in the Middle East.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A progessive movement that speaks to people's spiritual desires could win the popular support it needs to create a world of peace and human rights.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The Iranian president's inflammatory comments about Israel are a godsend for Sharon and the Israeli right.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2005, Source: Tikkun

Last week's painful and violent withdrawal from Gaza and the northern West Bank never had to happen.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2005, Source: Tikkun

Imagine if every day there were headlines saying: "29,000 children died yesterday from preventable diseases and malnutrition." Would the aid money rush in? Does it?

Posted on: Dec 23, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Christmas has been stolen – but not by the Jews and secularists. It's been stolen by the Christian right.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Many voters looked to the right for the 'politics of meaning,' and were pushed away by progressives' knee-jerk hostility to religion.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2002, Source: AlterNet

Many Americans have been cowed into silence about Israeli aggression. But they should say aloud what they really feel: that Israel is behaving immorally and even savagely.