In some sense, animals may possess a more instinctive humanity than we do. The world is our classroom, and all its inhabitants are our teachers.
Yonason Goldson is associate rabbi of U. City Shul in St. Louis and director of Ethical Imperatives, LLC. He is a professional speaker and coach, a retired high school teacher, a former newspaper columnist, a repentant hitchhiker, and a recovered circumnavigator. Visit him at yonasongoldson.com.
Posts by Yonason Goldson
The story of Delyte Morris and the Southern Illinois University he created is what Robert A. Harper calls “a story of unlikely success and a tragic end.” It does read like an American tragedy, somehow, based in a rustic start, ambition, ingenuity, and the fallibility of good intentions.