Being Visibly Jewish Supports Other Religious Minorities

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Non-Jewish allies displayed the Star of David in support of JewishAndProud. Being Visibly Jewish Supports Other Religious Minorities By Peter Reitzes When I began working in a North Carolina public school eight years ago, I was the only Jewish staff member in the building. On Sunday January 5, the last day of my school’s holiday …

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How Innocent Children Learn Blood Libels and Antisemitism

During a Chanukah celebration in late 2019 in Monsey, NY, a rabbi’s house was invaded and five Jews were stabbed. 71 year-old Josef Neumann is one of the stabbing victims. Neumann was severely wounded and may never regain consciousness. Neuman’s family issued a statement concluding: “We urge fellow Jews across the United States and around …

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Reform Jews Ask Durham’s Mayor Steve Schewel to Remove Israel from the “Israel Resolution”

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by Peter Reitzes and Ethan Hertz Both authors are speaking on their own behalf and not on the behalf of any organization. Mayor Schewel Speaks at Judea Reform On October 4, Mayor Steve Schewel spoke at a 7:00PM members-only event at Judea Reform to answer questions about the Durham City Council’s “Israel Resolution” which made …

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Marginalizing the Jewish Minority in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools

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The letter below was sent today.  Dear Dr. Baldwin and CHCCS Board, Both of my children attend McDougle Elementary. We absolutely love McDougle and deeply respect the teachers and staff. They take very good care of our children which we are thankful for every day. I am writing now to share with you how disappointed …

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