Letter Urges State support of Non Profit Security Grants

By JCRC | May 20, 2019 | Comments Off on Letter Urges State support of Non Profit Security Grants

CJP and JCRC Express Concern over Incidents at Local Chabads

By JCRC | May 17, 2019 | Comments Off on CJP and JCRC Express Concern over Incidents at Local Chabads

Lessons from the Tlaib Controversy

By Jeremy Burton | May 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Lessons from the Tlaib Controversy

“We, the People”

By Jeremy Burton | May 10, 2019 | Comments Off on “We, the People”

Building Hope and Resiliency

By Jeremy Burton | May 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Building Hope and Resiliency

CJP, JCRC Statement on Synagogue Shooting in Poway

By JCRC | Apr 28, 2019 | Comments Off on CJP, JCRC Statement on Synagogue Shooting in Poway

Why we won’t be making a statement this Wednesday

By Jeremy Burton | Apr 5, 2019 | Comments Off on Why we won’t be making a statement this Wednesday

This coming Tuesday, April 9th, the citizens of Israel will go to the polls to elect their parliament. By late afternoon EDT, we’ll have a sense of the outcome – which, of some 40 parties on the ballot, will be represented in the 21st Knesset and, within a seat or two, how many seats in the 120-member body each party will hold. As in the … Continue reading Why we won’t be making a statement this Wednesday »

Stories we still cannot tell

By Jeremy Burton | Mar 29, 2019 | Comments Off on Stories we still cannot tell

Almost every family in America has an immigration story, a place we came from; often fleeing persecution, war, famine or poverty. This coming Tuesday, April 2, will mark the 100th anniversary of my own grandfather, Jose Sandoval, arriving in this country as a child refugee from Mexico. Growing up, he told me stories of what it was like to flee the turmoil of a revolution … Continue reading Stories we still cannot tell »

Prepping for AIPAC

By Jeremy Burton | Mar 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Prepping for AIPAC

As the AIPAC Policy Conference begins this weekend in DC, I am thinking about a survey that’s creating a buzz in our world. Last October, the Mellman Group reported that an overwhelming majority of Jewish voters – 92% – identify as “generally pro-Israel” while only a marginal 3% consider themselves “generally not pro-Israel.” This has come up in recent months as we witness groups identifying … Continue reading Prepping for AIPAC »

ED Jeremy Burton Remarks at ISBCC Khutbah Service on March 15th, 2019

By Jeremy Burton | Mar 18, 2019 | Comments Off on ED Jeremy Burton Remarks at ISBCC Khutbah Service on March 15th, 2019

Brothers and sisters, salaam alaikum. In the Jewish tradition, when we comfort, we come first in silence. “מצטרף בצערך, I join in your sorrow.” And so, I will speak, but really all of us are here just to be alongside you. Because you’ve been alongside us, because we’ve stood together as communities time and again, because, candidly, we’ve become too good at this. We’ve become … Continue reading ED Jeremy Burton Remarks at ISBCC Khutbah Service on March 15th, 2019 »