Welcome to This Week In Links. This series is a place for us to share articles that our fellows and staff are reading to deepen their understanding of the context of their work. By linking to these stories, we are not necessarily endorsing the positions, but sharing interesting material for discussion and reflection. We invite you to share, comment, and discuss these stories, and also to share your top links from the past week!

The Holocaust and Jewish Identity

Nursery Fields Forever Blends Urban Farming and Preschool to Teach Kids About Environmental Sustainability

The Obligations of Wealth

Voices of Democracy | Heschel, “Religion and Race,” Speech Text

Addressing Racial Bias is a Form of Jewish Engagement

Jose Antonio Vargas on How America Talks About Immigration

12 Data Tools to Help Americans Climb the Economic Ladder

What Do Americans Think About Access to Education?

Patrisse Cullors and Robert Ross — The Resilient World We’re Building Now

Fact Sheet: The White House Launches The Opportunity Project,” Utilizing Open Data to Build Stronger Ladders of Opportunity for All

Immigration and Color-Blindness

Racism: Why Whites Have Trouble “Getting It”

The Real Costs of Food Waste

A Comic-Book Proposal for a Vertical Urban Farm

White teacher: I thought I could reach my black and Latino students. Then one told me why I couldn’t.

This Satirical App Makes a Serious Point About the Wage Gap

How Perceptions About Opportunity Vary by Race