Global Warming A Threat Now
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Global Warming A Threat Now

In his Sept. 26 column, “An Inconvenient Truth,” Gary Rosenblatt mentions the
horns of the marchers at the Climate March but fails to note the large
numbers of Jews who attended with shofarot to proclaim their commitment to
protecting the planet. Of course many young Jews are aware of the Torah’s
insistence that humans care for the earth. To assume their ignorance is
wrong, particularly given the large number of Jewish organizations that
marched.

If climate change continues unabated, Tel Aviv will be underwater, along with
Manhattan. To imply that global warming is a far-off threat, and somehow
less important or less “Jewish” than Israel’s security, is
irresponsible. Climate change affects us all.

 

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