One Big Victory, No Matter How...

Aug 18, 2014 by

Yestel Velasquez is a deeply-rooted member of the New Orleans community who has literally helped rebuild the city in the wake of...

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We All Need a Little Netzach: ...

May 8, 2014 by

This blog is the fourth in a series from Rabbis Organizing Rabbis connecting the Omer to Immigration Reform.  This Shavuot, we...

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Mi Sheberach for All Immigrant...

Aug 29, 2013 by

The following is a Mi Sheberach for a person who immigrated to the United States, to be used on Rosh HaShanah.  The accompanying...

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Judaism and Immigration Reform

Aug 6, 2013 by

Judaism has something to say about Immigration Reform. And, it starts with Welcoming the Stranger, and Protecting the Weak....

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The Time for Immigration Refor...

Jun 23, 2013 by

This blog post is excerpted from the prepared remarks shared on Friday, June 21, 2013 by Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk, Senior Rabbi of...

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What Matters to Us: Reflection...

Apr 22, 2013 by

The disconnect is striking. “The Jewish vote,” we were told last year, is all about support for Israel. But here I am at...

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Rabbis Organizing Rabbis: Immi...

Mar 8, 2013 by

When Zacil finished speaking, I could see they eyes of four hundred fellow rabbis welled up with tears. This undocumented immigrant...

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Immigration Reform: A Renewed ...

Mar 3, 2013 by

Immigration is an age old topic that we as Jews have been considering from the beginnings of our history.  Welcoming the stranger is...

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