Find the best quotes by Ezekiel Emanuel.
When my children were growing up, we began every family meal – which included breakfast and dinner every day – with a prayer. We are…
Truth be told, for a 21st Century American Jew there is something hollow in the Seder’s liberation story and the commandment to feel as if…
The death of a 20-year-old woman is intuitively worse than that of a 2-month-old girl, even though the baby has had less life. The 20-year-old…
There’s nothing to be gained, and much to be lost, in trying to bend every child to match a one-size-fits-all notion of what it means…
The assumption should be that we will not appear in print or the blogosphere. Having dinner should not be fodder for Facebook. And this is…
On any given day, my father wasn’t likely to return from work before I was asleep for the night. I saw that a man’s work…
My mother saw nothing inconsistent in her traditional desire to look after her husband and children and her radical politics. She began her civil rights…
My father always has been attractive because of his energy, warmth, charm, and talent for finding some connection with people from all cultures and walks…
Having been an oncologist and having cared for scores, if not hundreds, of dying patients, when you don’t have a treatment that can shrink the…
For months, my parents had been trying to prepare me for the arrival of a real sibling. They had given me a doll to play…
Anyone who lives in Washington and has an official position viscerally understands the cost of a lack of privacy. Every dinner – especially ones with…
Medical school education and post graduate education emphasize thoroughness.
It is terrible when an infant dies, but worse, most people think, when a three-year-old child dies, and worse still when an adolescent does.
I guess, as an Emanuel, I have a voice that carries.
In the time when my mother began standing up against prejudice and racism, the vast majority of white Americans rarely thought about civil rights.
Guilt. It comes naturally to me as a Jew and a Liberal.
We don’t have enough solid organs for transplantation; not enough kidneys, livers, hearts, lungs. When you get a liver and you have three people who…
In the 1950s and 1960s, many parents were generally standoffish with their male children and acted as if they were raising a generation of would-be…
We’re all on a continuous journey to try and fix our mistakes and flaws. And, believe me, I’ve got plenty of them.
Reasoning based on cost has been strenuously resisted; it violated the Hippocratic Oath, was associated with rationing, and derided as putting a price on life……
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