Racial Justice

Racial Justice

Returning from Israel on the 2017 URJ Board Mission last week, I met a woman giving out mishloach manot, gift baskets of food, at Ben Gurion Airport.

Miriam Chilton
Group of multiracial teens and adults standing on stage in front of a NFTY sign

For more than 75 years, NFTY has been taking action to create a more just, whole and compassionate world.


Throughout the history of the Reform Jewish Movement, we have joined across lines of difference, building coalitions across race, class and faith, in the pursuit of justice for everyone.

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. taught, "Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that.

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

This evening we launch

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

In the 21st century, we shouldn't need to assert that the lives of people of color matter as much as those of their white counterparts.

Rabbis Rick Jacobs, Steven A. Fox, & Jonah Dov Pesner

If you want to get black Jews, Mizrahi Jews and a Palestinian-American Muslim to burst into tears at the same time, invite Yavilah McCoy to talk about hair.

Sigal Samuel (Forward)
Marchers on the NAACP's Journey for Justice

“History repeats itself.”

Joy Friedman

On the weekend of January 15-18, the Reform Jewish Movement will commemorate the legacy of the civil rights movement and Dr.

Adam Waters