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I Will Not Become Complacent
On Tuesday, November 22, over 250 people from across Chicago came together with JCUA to reject bigotry, racism, and anti-Semitism, and to rededicate themselves to standing with the oppressed. Rabbi Megan GoldMarche of Metro Chicago Hillel delivered these powerful words. On election night, my wife, Paige, and I decided to host a party for our college students. We figured it […]
Thursday, December 15, 2016 4:53:33 PM

Voting Matters
In September, JCUA joined ONE Northside to register voters in Chicago.  Read these reflections from some of our participants, and if you haven’t yet, GO VOTE! I am so grateful to JCUA and for the opportunity to work with them and ONE Northside to help me fulfill my Mitzvah Project for Voter Registration. Even though I’m […]
Monday, November 07, 2016 12:45:42 PM

I Never Really Left Or Tzedek
By Sydney Bakal 2016 Or Tzedek Summer Participant REGISTRATION FOR OR TZEDEK SUMMER 2017 IS OPEN! Sign up before Jan. 15, 2017 to receive the Early Bird Discount. Let Sydney, one of last year’s teens, tell you why you should. This summer I participated in JCUA’s Or Tzedek summer institute, a program for teenagers in […]
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 1:16:11 PM

Shout Loudly and Don’t Hold Back
By Ben Halbig JCUA Board Member JCUA Board Member Ben Halbig gave this drash at Mishkan’s Yom Kippur morning services for the Isaiah Haftarah . As we move into this new year, Ben asks how can we do more? How can we make this year reflect “the fast God really wants?” “Good morning. I’m Ben. […]
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 10:57:08 AM

The Second Tzedek
By Emma Drongowski JCUA’s AVODAH Organizing Fellow This past week, we read Parshat Shoftim, from the book of Deuteronomy. This Torah portion outlines a set of guidelines for ethical and moral behaviors- a very common theme in Jewish holy texts. Shoftim identifies the proper methods for appointing judges, procedures for  judicial systems, warnings against worshiping […]
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:06:40 PM

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Calendar of Events

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JAN
12

JCore Subcommittee Meeting
Police Accountability
Thursday, January 12
6:30-8 PM
Spertus
610 S. Michigan
***All JCore meetings are for members only. JOIN

JAN
14

ICIRR Immigration Rally
Saturday, January 14
10:00 AM
1901 W. Carroll
Join JCUA's delegation to the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) Rally to resist anti-immigrant attacks and harmful policies of the incoming administration.
RSVP

JAN
16

Fighting Fear, Building Power: Renewing the Call for a Beloved Community
Monday, January 16
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Join JCUA for IMAN's MLK Day gathering, co-convened with Equal Voice Action Network and the United Congress of Community & Religious Organizations (UCCRO).
RSVP
JAN
18
JCore Member Meeting
Wednesday, January 18
6:30-8 PM
Spertus
610 S. Michigan
RSVP
***All JCore meetings are for members only. JOIN
JAN
22
Identity, Privilege and Allyship Training
Sunday, January 22
11 AM - 5 PM
Base Hillel
858 W Wrightwood
For more information pleae contact Daniel Kaplan

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