Accountants and doctors played tug-of-war, pausing to take slugs of their IPAs. This may just be the key to the future of American Judaism.
How do different Jewish summer camps talk about Israel? And should they discuss Palestinians or the occupation?
The Conservative movement has suffered devastating loss of membership. How better to create a feeling of in-group cohesion than a crisis?
IfNotNow’s anti-Israel criticism has no place at Camp Ramah.
“As someone who went as a camper to three different Ramahs, who worked as a counselor for seven years, to say that I’m an anti-Semite, it hurts.”
We will continue to stand by Ramah staff, whether or not the National Ramah leadership has the moral courage to do so.
Ramah alums claimed that the camps don’t discuss the occupation. Camp Ramah’s director said that they actually do.
Campers and staff members displaced after an overnight fire at a Jewish summer camp in Colorado have been relocated to a nearby JCC Ranch camp.
“Yesterday’s events could not destroy the ruach (spirit) of our amazing community,” the camp said on its website.
No one was hurt in the blaze, which started at 2:00 a.m. Campers and staff were relocated to a field far from the fire before being bussed to Denver.