Rabbi Michael Lerner is editor of Tikkun Magazine, chair of the interfaith and secular-humanist-welcoming Network of Spiritual Progressives, www.spiritualprogressives.org and rabbi of Beyt Tikkun Synagogue-Without Walls in San Francisco and Berkeley, California. He is the author of 11 books, including two national best sellers—The Left Hand of God and Jewish Renewal: A Path to Healing and Transformation. His most recent book Embracing Israel/Palestine is available on Kindle from Amazon.com and in hard copy from tikkun.org/eip . He welcomes your responses. RabbiLerner.Tikkun@gmail.com. This article, and Rabbi Lerner's views and opinions included in it, do not reflect the editorial views of Tikkun magazine, which does not endorse or oppose candidates for political office.