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AJWS Bay Area: What’s Happening

As part of our AJWS community, I have been humbled to meet our courageous and visionary grantees. Two of them, Leymah Gbowee and Madhavi Kuckreja, will speak on June 11 at AJWS’s Global Justice Luncheon and Seminar at the Stanford Faculty Club.

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AJWS Los Angeles: What’s Happening

While our country and world face numerous challenges, especially with the U.S. government’s proposed slashes in funding for global human rights and withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement, AJWS’s community is speaking up and showing our commitment to defending the rights and dignity of all people.

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Landmark Ruling Offers Hope to Kenya’s Indigenous Ogiek

Members of the indigenous Ogiek community, who made the hours-long journey from their home in Kenya’s Rift Valley to a packed courtroom in Arusha, Tanzania, erupted into cheer when judges decided a longstanding case in favor of this beleaguered community that has endured evictions from their ancestral lands. On May 26, the African Court of …Read More

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AJWS Bay Area: What’s Happening

As part of our AJWS community, I have been humbled to meet our courageous and visionary grantees. Two of them, Leymah Gbowee and Madhavi Kuckreja, will speak on June 11 at AJWS’s Global Justice Luncheon and Seminar at the Stanford Faculty Club.

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Making Room for Revelation

As the festival of Shavuot approaches, I am reflecting back on the revelatory experiences in my life. This past spring, I was so frantically busy that it wasn’t until I slowed down that I realized I was having an experience that was changing me in a profound way. I know I’m not the only one …Read More

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