Jewish Holidays

Would your Bubbe be denied entry today?

Would your family – Bubbe or Zeyde, Savta or Saba – be able to immigrate to America today? There’s a very good chance they would not.Find out how your ancestors would fare today on our new interactive website, EntryDenied.org.Millions of American Jews have grown up with a defining family immigration story.

Passover Shareable Graphic! Share it today!

The Roundtable is excited about our first ever shareable graphic for Facebook on immigration and the exodus story. We hope it provides a fun reminder for people to discuss immigration at seders tonight. Please share it on Facebook today!

Rockville Jews Come Together for Dream Act, Marriage Equality

Jews United for Justice and the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable were recently featured by Samantha Friedman in the Potomac Patch, focusing on JUFJ's Sukkot celebrations.

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.

Yellow Jackets, Yom Kippur, the Book of Life and a Sweet New Year

*This is the text of Stephen Lerner's remarks at his and Marilyn Sneiderman's 20th annual Yom Kippur Break Fast. Marilyn is Executive Director of AVODAH and Stephen is a long time labor and community organizer and architect of the Justice For Janitors campaign.

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