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.
His views and those of Jewschool do not represent those of his current or past affiliations.
Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg explained in 34 tweets the history of anti-Semitism, privilege, and its place with other racisms today. Ron Kampeas added 21 more.
Today, Bernie Sanders at the J Street conference received wild ovation for his denunciation of Trump and assertion of the two-state solution.
At a time of increased divides, the New Israel Fund and Israel Story Podcast have put together a live show that deepens the conversation with moving stories of what it means to live together in a shared society.
Thousands of American Jews turned out at #JewsForRefugees rallies across the US, joined by political leaders like Bill DeBlasio and Keith Ellison.
Israel's largest left-leaning daily dubbed Jewschool the "unofficial organ" of Jewish resistance to Trump. And we're damn proud of it.
Where is Jewish Resistance to Trump today and this week? Here's the highlights of the best campaigns for justice ion Inauguration Day.
Act now to stop Rabbi Marvin Heir, head of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, from speaking at Trump's inauguration.
28 Christian clergy called on Montanans to post menorahs in their windows in solidarity with Jewish communty of Whitefish and against a neo-Nazi march.
Carolina Jews for Justice's statement condemning "coup-like attempts" by the North Carolina legislature to strip Governor-elect Roy Cooper of power.
Yesterday 300 young Jews with IfNotNow marched on the Conference of Presidents' party at the Trump Hotel. But what is the Conference of Presidents anyway?