Emily Strauss is a community organizer, and a frequent contributor to New Voices, Jewish Currents, The Forward, and Lilith magazine. For the second year in a row, the Trump administration failed to acknowledge June as LGBTQ pride month, neglecting to…
Alexander Rapaport made headlines for his solidarity with Muslim bodega owners, but his Masbia soup kitchen lost donors over it. Now new donors step in.
This morning Suzie looked at me with tears in her eyes and said, "What are we going to do?" So this is what I said to her.
On Elul, Liberation, and the Dakota Pipeline Resistance
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Film explains the crisis facing African asylum seekers in Israel – and is coming to a theater near you!
Right Now, an advocate group for Asylum Seekers in Israel, is pleased to co-host with Ameinu, a screening of the film African Exodus in Los Angeles in April. The film, by Brad Rothschild, excellently provides historical and contemporary context for…
Hear Shaanan Streett, one of Israel's most influential cultural voices and an outspoken human rights activist, on his lyrics, politics, and Israel today.
Solidarity of Nations - Achvat Amim is a 5 month volunteer experience, built and run by activists and educators, in Jerusalem that directly engages with the reality of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, based on the core value of self-determination for all…
A concert tomorrow pushes back against attacks against progressives, planned by over 40 Israeli groups and a star-studded list of Israeli cultural leaders.
Israel is trying to clamp down on its human rights defenders -- blaming a disastrous and damaging occupation on those committed to ending it.