Secular holidays give us the chance to widen our communities of celebration. We can join with other Americans for prayer, introspection or community service, as we observe holidays that connect us to each other. We can also interpret these holidays in a Jewish context, understanding them in light of the texts and experiences of our people.
Presidents come and go, but the words of the people will (hopefully) last a very long time. What does Presidents' Day mean in 2018?