Ben Kamin is the award-winning author of ten books and is a scholar on the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He has led congregations in Toronto, New York, Cleveland, and San Diego since his ordination in 1978. He has published hundreds of articles about community life in newspapers around the world, ranging from the New York Times to the International Herald-Tribune. Rabbi Kamin appears frequently on radio and television and serves on several national boards dealing with community affairs and multicultural relations. He lives in Oceanside, California.