The weeping of a pregnant child forced to carry a baby to term.
The weeping of a person for whom it was not the right time.
The weeping of a mother of four who has nothing left to give.
The weeping of young girls and women unable to move out of poverty.
The weeping of family members whose loved one died having an illegal abortion.
The weeping of doctors forced to make medical choices that go against their oath to do no harm.
The weeping of a generation that fought for rights only to see them lost in their lifetime.
The weeping of a generation of women whose autonomy is denied.
A weeping for all who will be put in harm’s way.
Nine staccato sounds. The fierce urgency of now.
Let the shofarA ram's horn that is blown on the High Holidays to "wake us up" and call Jews to repentance. It is also said that its blast will herald the coming of the messiah. wake us up, so that we speak out, vote, stand up and volunteer.