My latest article in Tikkun Daily talks about immigration reform and how Jewish communities are working in coordination with immigrants for progressive goals.
Here is an excerpt:
“Jews understand what it means to start a new life in another country. As a nation of immigrants, the US welcomed and protected generations of Jews who fled persecution, famine and poverty in Eastern Europe and the Middle East to begin a new life in the US together with their families. Today, a commitment to the core Jewish mandate of 'welcoming the stranger' takes a different form.”
Visit Tikkun Daily for the full article.