Ben Murane, aka Kung Fu Jew, is President and a Senior Editor of Jewschool and has spent ten years with the most innovative Jewish initiatives at the intersections of Israel, justice, prayer, and young leadership. He is a Dorot Fellow alumnus and a martial arts practitioner.
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Senator Dianne Feinstein gives B'Tselem campaign prominent boost by meeting with families from village slated for demolition and tweeting #SaveSusiya.
Led by Tzedek Chicago, over 200 members of Chicago Jewry petition Mayor Rahm Emmanuel to heed the Dyett hunger strikers' demands for only school in Bronzeville, IL.
Sign this petition, join this call, and donate to help the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) help Syrian refugees.
Middle East environmental group points to new UN report that Gaza's water and sewage will reach crisis levels in under five years.
Watch J Street's TV ad in support of the historic Iran deal -- nearing veto-proof Congressional support in both houses.
President speaks directly to donor base of largest Jewish institution in America on merits of the Iran deal.
Today a provider of post-Birthright programs called on alumni to oppose today's historic Iran deal. And this isn't their first time promoting extreme views.
Diaspora supporters of African asylum seekers in Israel applaud the release of community leader Mutasim Ali -- but warn the overall situation is worsening.
Check out the summer 2015 course listings for this funky Hebrew learners collective in Tel Aviv!
Sarah Silverman shares a photo in support of her sister's participation in "Rabbis to Holot," a campaign for African asylum seeker rights in Israel.