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Now that Roth is dead, the American Jewish community, by virtue of the adjective “American,” can do what it always does: remake him in our image. Which is rather a shame.
These days, I spend my time working with a group of people who have tasted the bitterness of slavery, torture, and hardship, and who long for freedom, the African asylum-seeking community in Israel.
We instill in our souls that the Exodus is not simply about freedom from bondage; our master story culminates with the agency to enter into a covenantal community in which all people are bound to one another.
Recently, members of my temple demonstrated at a Wendy’s, urging the company to join the Fair Food Program to ensure living wages and safe conditions for farm workers.
Saturday marked a year since this ban was introduced, the first in a series of three discriminatory travel bans targeting the rights of people from Muslim-majority countries to enter the U.S.
DREAMers built this movement, we are honored to support it, and we are inspired by those immigrant activists who speak out for their right to stay in the only home they have known.
There is no time to waste. Every day that passes, about 122 more Dreamers lose their status and protection.
Jews were "undesirable" and "filthy," said a report submitted to the House Committee on Immigration in 1924, written by the director of the United Stated Consular Service.
The great Jewish philosopher Rambam taught that the law as a whole aims to defend two things: the welfare of the soul and the welfare of the body.
We are convinced that our tradition calls upon us to support immigration policy that is compassionate and fair.
Learn the blessings and more about this beautiful ritual that ends Shabbat, separating it from the rest of the week.
Hundreds of Reform Jewish congregations offer live streaming Shabbat service and other opportunities for connecting Jewishly.
If you’re looking for an escape from everything going on in the world right now (and have the time and good health to do so), try experimenting with and embracing your Judaism from home.
A guide for talking to your children about religious identity.
Find everything you’ll need with this handy checklist.
We’ve gotten through it before, and we will now, too. Here’s how.
The Eternal One spoke to Moses, saying: "Speak to Aaron and say to him, 'When you mount the lamps, let the seven lamps give light at the front of the lampstand.'" - Numbers 8:1-2
Want to explore Reform Judaism but have no in-person opportunities to study? This class is for you!
Antiracism must be as integral to and synonymous with our Jewish communities as reciting the Sh’ma.
There's a deep relationship between Judaism and social action.
Reform Zionism is a continuation of the early Zionist dream to foster a living, breathing national culture that represents the highest ideals of Jewish peoplehood.
What does it mean to stand up for your people unequivocally if they physically harm you because they disagree with you so vehemently?
The artwork on this note card was created by 5768 WRJ Art Calendar artist Césan d’Ornellas Levine.