Social Aciton

Social Aciton

Pile of sharpened colored pencils against a white background

Has your sisterhood been looking for a new and meaningful social action project? Have you been trying to involve youth or others in the congregation in your sisterhood programs?

Eve Silverman
Male hand holding a white megaphone against a chalkboard

Sustained moral outrage must be our only response to the prevalence of firearm-related deaths in our country.

Rabbi Aaron Meyer
L'Taken participants celebrating Havdalah at the Lincoln Memorial

One of my favorite parts of each L’Taken Social Justice weekend is greeting each congregation in front of the Capitol Building after

Rabbi Michael Namath
Teens & Racial Justice
“B’chol dor va’dor chayav adam lirot atzmu k’ilu hu yatza mi’mitzrayim,” from generation to generation, each person is required to imagine that they themselves went forth from Egy
Joel N. Abraham
Passover seder setup with a small chalkboard that reads Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof

During Passover, the annual season of celebrating our redemption from slavery and oppression, we are confronted with the juxtaposition of our own

Rabbi Elizabeth Zeller and Alexa Broida
Posed group of smiling Jewish and Muslim teens

In August 2014, many of us around the country watched news reports pertaining to the brutal and vicious beheading of American James Foley by ISIS. We were stunned and deeply upset.

Rabbi Paul Jacobson
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.

Group of people holding various handmade signs welcoming and supporting refugees
the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism

Nearly a month ago, I participated in the Women’s March on Washington, DC. On Friday night before the march, I davened at Temple Sinai with cler

Miriam Chilton
Sign welcoming refugees with a Canadian flag

During the past year, the government of Canada admitted 25,000 Syrian refugees and another 11,000 have been arriving as part of private sponsorship opportunities.

Sara Charney