Several Jewish social justice organizations have released public statements about the Trump administration's decision to end DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a crucial lifeline for immigrants and for our country. This post will be updated as more statements get released.
Ameinu Statement: Trump DACA Decision Against Innocents One More Unjust Act; Challenge to Congress to Fill the Void
HIAS is keeping this page up to date with a list of ways that people across the country can fight back against Trump’s refugee ban. On that page, you can find rally signs to download, talking points and instructions for congress, and much more.
BEND THE ARC RESPONDS TO TRUMP’S ANTI-IMMIGRANT, ANTI-MUSLIM EXECUTIVE ORDER
Several Jewish Social Justice Roundtable organizations have made statements condemning the executive order banning refugee resettlement and immigration.
We showed up on Inauguration Weekend to stand for all marginalized people and against tyranny. On the right are some pictures from our wonderful weekend of action.
Join the Richmond Jewish community for a fascinating look at our immigration history. On Sunday, February 16th from 3:00pm - 5:00pm at the Weinstein JCC (5403 Monument Ave), we are hosting Coming to America: Stories of Immigration from Richmond's Jewish Community.
In his speech to the Union for Reform Judaism, President Obama said to the Jewish community, “Your parents, your grandparents, your great-grandparents, they remembered what it was like to be a stranger, and as a result treated strangers with compassion.”