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Purim Social Justice Resources!

Purim is a great holiday full of fun and contemplation—in good ol’ Jewish fashion, we retell an important story of our people (with sound effects), are able to rejoice in our freedom (in costumes), and are expected to give to our friends (mishloah manot) and the poor (matanot l’evyonim), not to mention the ge

Marriage Equality Reflects Our "Highest Values"

Jewish Social Justice Roundtable members have been leaders in the faith community fighting for marriage equality for years, even as many faith traditions remained silent or actively opposed equality.

Marking the steps forward in movement for LGBT equality

Mazel Tov to all of the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable organizations that made the grade in the Jewish Organization Equality Index. The JSJR orgs that got the highest score of "inclusion" were: American Jewish World Service AVODAH Jewish Council for Public Affairs Jews United for Justice JOIN for Justice National Council of Jewish Women New Israel Fund Rabbis for Human Rights Reconstructionist Rabbinical College

Words of Torah for Marriage Equality

This is an excerpt from an article posted on Keshet’s blog on myjewishlearning.com. Go there to read the full piece.

Jewish Community Action sparks 5773 conversations

Jewish Community Action members attended the Twin Cities Pride Parade on June 17th, with other local Jewish organizations. Check out more pictures.
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