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David L. Marcus


Rabbis from Across the Country Go to Washington, D.C. to Urge Support for Human Rights

Social justice advocates meet with leaders of Congress and the State Department to lobby for human rights in the developing world WASHINGTON, D.C.—Twenty-six rabbis from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C. this week as part of a human rights lobbying effort organized by American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the leading Jewish organization supporting advocates for human …Read More

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Trump’s Latest Budget Cuts Would Harm the World’s Most Vulnerable People

American Jewish World Service decries new proposed curbs on foreign aid and State Department human rights programs WASHINGTON, D.C.—American Jewish World Service (AJWS) Director of Government Affairs Rori Kramer issued this statement following the introduction of the President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget: “As the leading global Jewish organization that supports advocates for human rights …Read More

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RABBIS FROM 21 STATES GO TO WASHINGTON, D.C. TO URGE SUPPORT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

Social justice advocates meet with leaders of Congress and the State Department to lobby for three pressing issues in the developing world WASHINGTON, D.C.—Twenty-eight American rabbis travel to Washington, D.C. next week as part of a human rights lobbying day organized by American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the leading Jewish organization supporting advocates for human rights …Read More

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Leading Global Jewish Organization Calls on U.S. Congress to Pass Legislation to Promote the Rule of Law in Guatemala

American Jewish World Service Welcomes Introduction of an Act That Would Impose Sanctions on Current and Former Guatemalan Officials American Jewish World Service (AJWS) Director of Government Affairs Rori Kramer issued this statement following the introduction of the Guatemala Law and Accountability Act in the House and Senate: “As the leading global Jewish organization that supports …Read More

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Jewish Rohingya Justice Network Statement on The Genocide of The Rohingya

The American Jewish community stands united against the genocide of the Rohingya people and the persecution of all ethnic minorities in Burma. Inspired by the Jewish commitment to justice, the Jewish Rohingya Justice Network (JRJN)* works to promote a robust U.S. and international response to the Rohingya genocide. Convened by American Jewish World Service (AJWS), …Read More

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