Dear White People: Here Are 10 Actions You Can Take To Promote Racial Justice In The Workplace

Racial injustice in 2020 isn’t fundamentally a black problem, arguably it’s a white problem. Our most recent racial injustice reminders – George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Amy Cooper, Omar Jimenez – while abhorrent and despicable, for most black people sadly weren’t all that shocking. For us, […]

June 9th, 2020 - submitted by

Talking About Race

Talking about race, although hard, is necessary. The National Museum of African American History & Culture has provided tools and guidance to empower your journey and inspire conversation. Click here for resources on how to talk about race. Favorite

June 8th, 2020 - submitted by

What we in the Black community need from Jews right now

In the wake of the recent lynchings in the Black community, a lot of my Jewish friends are asking me “How can we help?” and “What needs to be done?” What should be the response of the Jewish community to […]

June 4th, 2020 - submitted by

The Anti-Racism Practice Group

A place to begin the daily practice of active and transformative allyship by Lenea Sims How it works: Daily education and action steps for white and non-black people looking to practice active allyship. Learn in community. All plans listed include the […]

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Rachel Cargle’s Racial Justice Research Document

Click here (and scroll down) to download Rachel Cargle’s Racial Justice Research Document, which details the victims of racial injustice, such as Freddie Gray, Walter Scott, Amaud Arberry, Aiyana Jones, and more.  Use this link to sign up for her […]

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‘Believe us’: Black Jews respond to the George Floyd protests, in their own words

As Enzi Tanner participated in an online havdalah ceremony marking the end of Shabbat Saturday night, his city — Minneapolis — was being torn apart during a fifth night of unrest following the death of George Floyd, a black man, […]

June 1st, 2020 - submitted by

ADL

In 1913, ADL was founded on Jewish values that inform our work, how we operate and the changes we seek in the world. It has always meant stopping anti-Semitism and defending the Jewish people. Today, it also means fighting threats […]

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Striving Towards Racial Justice in our Jewish Communities

In November 2017, the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable (“the Roundtable”) convened a network assembly at the Pearlstone Retreat Center. The Roundtable is a collaboration among 57 organizations pursuing social justice from a Jewish perspective , and both Reconstructing Judaism and the Reconstructionist Rabbinical […]

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