The since-trashed plan overlooked generations of fear and annihilation at the hands of bad governments. That should be terrifying to Jewish students.
Although her university turned down the idea, friends she met on Birthright Israel enthusiastically said “yes” —and helped her start an organization.
I was an active Jewish teen leader. But when I got to campus, I suddenly felt those experiences slowing down the process of my own Jewish journey.
If we don’t give these young men and women a right to be part of our Jewish community, we risk losing them forever.
Two Jewish student leaders at Wesleyan explain what the Forward College Guide left out.
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