Nov 22, 2015
Over 2,000 years ago, someone challenged the Jewish sage Hillel to recite the entire Torah standing on one foot. Hillel did so, saying: “What is hateful to you, do not do to any other person. That is the entire Torah. All the rest is commentary. Were Hillel’s lesson universally applied today, there would be no refugees, writes HIAS President and CEO Mark Hetfield.