A few of today's top reads:
Barack Obama's speech yesterday at MLK's old pulpit.
Atonement for the slave trade.
Radical love gets a holiday.
Dunash ibn Tamim was an astronomer, grammarian, and physician, who served as court physician to the Fatimite caliphs of Kairouan (now in Tunisia).
Dunash ben Labrat ha-Levi was a poet, commentator, and grammarian, who among many other accomplisments composed Dror Yikra, a song for the Jewish Sabbath still commonly sung today.