Jewschool is proud to once again sponsor the Other Israel Film Festival, the largest film festival devoted to the topic of minority populations in Israel.
“Disturbing the Peace” which combines reenactments, archival footage, on camera storytelling, and live documentation, tells the story of the creation of the organization “Combatants for Peace.”
With festivities staged in rickety shelters open to the sky, Sukkot seemed to us like an ideal time to honor the situation of the almost 70 million refugees worldwide who sleep every night in these kinds of dwellings. In a state that has refused to accept any refugees from an escalating Syrian civil war, we hoped to use the holiday to jumpstart our solidarity with these displaced people.
Rachel Ida Buff reflects on Unetaneh tokef over a missing family cat.
Aaron Hodge Greenberg's artwork of a Black Lives Matter tallis went viral -- here's why he made it, what it means, and more on art as social protest.
"Division Ave." is a film-in-progress about a young Mexican woman and her Hasidic client and their unexpected connection that leads to a fight for justice.
Rabbi David Siedenberg asks, "What is the purpose of shiluach haken, the commandment to send away a parent bird before one can take the eggs or babies for oneself?"