JFREJ is a community within a community. At JFREJ you’ll find every kind of Jew, united by our common belief in justice. And all of us work in partnership with the grassroots social justice mosaic of New York City — fighting for a better future.
This week marks two years since Heather Heyer, z"l, was killed in Charlottesville, VA, at a rally where white nationalists chanted: "Jews Will Not Replace Us." We know that violence against protestors is horrific and a tactic of authoritarianism. We also know that it is just the very edge of what people experience who are locked up in cages, without cameras rolling.
We send love and solidarity to our Never Again Action comrades (and members who were there) in Providence, and we join their demand for the Rhode Island AG to widen its investigation into this incident into the human rights abuses inside the detention center - the very reason these protestors were there. #NeverAgainIsNow ... See MoreSee Less
ICYMI: We took over an Amazon.com store in NYC on Sunday for #TishaBAv to mourn the lives destroyed by ICE and to demand Amazon stop collaborating with the agency rounding people up and putting them in concentration camps. #JewsAgainstICE #NoTech4ICE ... See MoreSee Less