One of the lead organizers state that it was “beautiful to see the Jewish and Latinx communities come together” for a united fight
“We took action because addressing the border crisis and the treatment of asylum seekers is a moral imperative.”
Children’s book author Lesléa Newman on her new book “Gittel’s Journey” and the importance of having Jewish characters in children’s stories.
18 protesters were arrested after they protested in front of an ICE facility.
“Russian Lullaby” is at turns Jewish, African American, and Russian – which is to say that it is quintessentially American.
The protest was organized by a new millennial Jewish group called Never Again Action, which has many leaders affiliated with IfNotNow.
Veteran Steven Katz is proud of his service to the US, but he is even prouder of his grandfather who was let into the US illegally.
When AOC said the detention centers on the US southern border were concentration camps, she was right.
“I think the amount of money you can spend to help refugees to resettle in their countries and deal with aid is very impactful,” he said.
“I think folks in the room were underwhelmed” with the “whole plan,” a senior GOP official said. Another said they need to be “further along.”