Advocacy 101: Lessons from the Daughters of Zelophehad

Rachel Chung
We know from years of policy advocacy, though, that those phone calls - those seemingly small asks - do matter. The staff members who answer the phones in Congressional offices keep a tally of who calls and on what topic, and they report back to their colleagues and, ultimately, to the senator or representative who want to know what their constituents care about.

5 Actions You Can Take Right Now to Better the World

Kate Bigam Kaput
May 30, 2019

Whether or not you were able to attend the Consultation on Conscience, you can take action on some of the many issues discussed there. Here are a few ways to capitalize on the momentum and energy of the conference to act for a better world,

Our Enemies Will Not Defeat or Define Us

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner
April 29, 2019

The Passover story reminds us that in every generation an enemy rises up to destroy us. These enemies do not define us nor will they defeat us. Am Yisrael Chai.

Playing the Long Game of Social Change

Rabbi Daniel K. Alter
December 3, 2018

Recently, I traveled to Tornillo, TX, to witness and protest the detention camp there. Since my return, the experience has challenged me in ways I did not expect.