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Now What?

In his first sermon since Americans voted Donald Trump to be the next president of the United States, Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch offers words of consolation and action. “I have not witnessed this widespread and communal sense of loss, anxiety, fear, and profound sadness since 9/11,” Rabbi Hirsch says. “After you have taken the time to dust yourself off and recover your emotional equilibrium — and it will happen quickly — we must devote ourselves with extra fervor to the great principles and ideals that define who we are as Americans and as Jews.”