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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In this exclusive interview, David Harris-Gershon talks about why he defends empathy by Jews for Palestinians.
Young progressives saw little good in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly.
Five leading progressive American Jewish organizations jointly honor Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin on the 20th anniversary of his assassination.
An interview with a co-founder of the Center for Jewish Nonviolence, a project to bring American Jews to support Israelis and Palestinians reach peace.
HIAS's director of psychosocial programs in Kenya, Winnie Gacheru, will be speaking in cities across the U.S.
Rabbinical campaign pressures JNF to reveal settlement funding and put the Green Line on the little blue pushke.
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.