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June 28, 2024 • 22 Sivan 5784

Sadly, we are still without a #2. Gentle reader, you might be able to take this (volunteer) job and join the Committee Connection committee. “But I’m not an editor, you say?” Well, a Managing Editor is a logistics maven who primarily handles deadlines and contributors, coming up with story angles and finding others to bring those ideas to fruition.

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Upcoming Film Series on End-of-Life Themes

… It was difficult to find good films around end-of-life issues through a Jewish lens. While that perspective was the preference, not all our films qualified, but some had other aspects that made them acceptable to present…

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Skipping the April/May | Nisan/Iyar Issue

After helping to birth and raise Kehilla’s online newspaper, Committee Connection, founding Managing Editor Abby Farrell is stepping down … If you’re interested in taking on Managing Editor duties, you don’t need any copy editing experience, as the role is mostly logistical.

Kehillans Protest War Against Gaza

Kehillans joined thousands of Native Americans, Palestinians, and others at the annual Sunrise Ceremony on Alcatraz Island in the San Francisco Bay…

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December 18, 2023 • 6 Tevet 5784

I had the thought that peace-minded, humanity-loving Western Jews should pay for a flotilla of ships to go to Palestine and save people who are trying to get out. I want to pretend that Bernie Sanders is president and …

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Jews Occupy Federal Building for Gaza

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As activists, we are all fighting for relevance as we decide how to act up. We want to make a difference. We want to save lives. We fight feeling irrelevant and powerless.

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Casting off the Sins of Zionism

The Chavurah honored Palestinians who are denied access to the sea, whose cisterns are drying up because they are denied access to the water beneath their feet…