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Julia Neuberger

 

Rabbi Baroness Julia Neuberger DBE is senior rabbi at West London Synagogue and was the second woman rabbi in the UK, the first worldwide to have her own congregation. She is a member of the House of Lords and a social commentator, writing and broadcasting on a variety of social and religious issues. Among her many voluntary and philanthropic positions, she is a trustee of the Van Leer Foundation and of the Walter and Liesel Schwab Charitable Trust for the education of young asylum seekers and refugees, set up in memory of her parents.

 

 

 
Her book The Moral State We're In (2005) is a study of morality and public policy in modern day Britain.