Commonweal remains open. We have postponed many retreats and events, and some retreat center programs are scheduled to continue. We are greatly increasing our online offerings. We are exploring ways to meet safely face-to-face as well. Everyone here wants to help. We are collecting a growing list of resources from our various programs to help us all […]
March 1, 2020 Commonweal Juvenile Justice Program Program Director David Steinhart was recently featured in San Francisco Chronicle article about proposed legislation to raise the age limit for adult prosecution in California. Read more about David and his juvenile justice work in the following article excerpted from Commonweal News. *** by David Steinhart Director, Commonweal Juvenile […]
December 2, 2019 / The idea for Taproot arose over a dinner of molé enchiladas in Santa Fé, New Mexico. Adam Horowitz, founder of the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture, was expressing his desire to access Jewish teachings, practices, and community to support him in his work as a creative activist and organizer.