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Legislators need to hear your pro-Israel, pro-peace voice

Legislators need to hear your pro-Israel, pro-peace voice

Since October 7, our community has experienced a surge in antisemitism and rhetoric demonizing Israel. With the legislative session set to begin on February 12, anti-Israel advocates are planning to introduce pro-BDS, anti-Israel legislation. Rallying under the antisemitic chant of ...

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Legislators need to hear your pro-Israel, pro-peace voice

Since October 7, our community has experienced a surge in antisemitism and rhetoric demonizing Israel. With the legislative session set to begin on February 12, anti-Israel advocates are planning to introduce pro-BDS, anti-Israel legislation. Rallying under the antisemitic chant of ...

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JCRC condemns Minneapolis City Council veto override 

JCRC condemns Minneapolis City Council veto override 

Feb. 8, 2023 | As we have said from the beginning of this charade, nothing the Minneapolis City Council says or does will impact the lives of Israelis or Palestinians enmeshed in a devastating, complicated conflict. However, the City Council has succeeded in amplifying antisemitism and causing Jews to be fearful in Minneapolis.   

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JCRC condemns Minneapolis City Council veto override 

Feb. 8, 2023 | As we have said from the beginning of this charade, nothing the Minneapolis City Council says or does will impact the lives of Israelis or Palestinians enmeshed in a devastating, complicated conflict. However, the City Council has succeeded in amplifying antisemitism and causing Jews to be fearful in Minneapolis.   

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Advocacy Alert: Contact CM Andrea Jenkins

Advocacy Alert: Contact CM Andrea Jenkins

Wednesday, February 7, 2024 Tomorrow, the Minneapolis City Council will vote to either uphold or override Mayor Jacob Frey's veto of a divisive “ceasefire” resolution passed by the Minneapolis City Council. Mayor Frey is asking us to continue supporting him and our ...

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Advocacy Alert: Contact CM Andrea Jenkins

Wednesday, February 7, 2024 Tomorrow, the Minneapolis City Council will vote to either uphold or override Mayor Jacob Frey's veto of a divisive “ceasefire” resolution passed by the Minneapolis City Council. Mayor Frey is asking us to continue supporting him and our ...

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Advocate: Thank Mayor Frey for vetoing divisive City Council resolution

Advocate: Thank Mayor Frey for vetoing divisive City Council resolution

Feb. 1, 2024 | Take action to support Mayor Frey and our Council allies

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Advocate: Thank Mayor Frey for vetoing divisive City Council resolution

Feb. 1, 2024 | Take action to support Mayor Frey and our Council allies

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Mayor Frey, City Council allies, stand up to antisemitism, call for unity as divisive resolution passes 

Mayor Frey, City Council allies, stand up to antisemitism, call for unity as divisive resolution passes 

Jan. 25, 2024 | Outrageously, but not surprisingly, a majority of Council Members chose division over an alternative resolution offering a chance to come together around our common humanity

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Mayor Frey, City Council allies, stand up to antisemitism, call for unity as divisive resolution passes 

Jan. 25, 2024 | Outrageously, but not surprisingly, a majority of Council Members chose division over an alternative resolution offering a chance to come together around our common humanity

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Minneapolis City Council doubles down on division while demonizing Israelis  

Minneapolis City Council doubles down on division while demonizing Israelis  

Jan. 23, 2024 | Appallingly, most Council Members demonstrated empathy for only one side of the conflict while ignoring the vast majority of their Jewish constituents

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Minneapolis City Council doubles down on division while demonizing Israelis  

Jan. 23, 2024 | Appallingly, most Council Members demonstrated empathy for only one side of the conflict while ignoring the vast majority of their Jewish constituents

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Minneapolis City Council tables ‘ceasefire’ resolution; JCRC encourages continued advocacy with Council Members

Minneapolis City Council tables ‘ceasefire’ resolution; JCRC encourages continued advocacy with Council Members

Clearly, our collective voices are making a difference, and we urge Minneapolis stakeholders to continue amplifying our message in favor of unity, responsible governance, and against antisemitism.

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Minneapolis City Council tables ‘ceasefire’ resolution; JCRC encourages continued advocacy with Council Members

Clearly, our collective voices are making a difference, and we urge Minneapolis stakeholders to continue amplifying our message in favor of unity, responsible governance, and against antisemitism.

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Tell Minneapolis City Council: Don’t inflame antisemitism

Tell Minneapolis City Council: Don’t inflame antisemitism

Your advocacy is making a difference. Instead of ramming through an inflammatory resolution at their first meeting yesterday, the new Minneapolis City Council referred the resolution (which demonizes Israel, calls for an end to U.S. aid to Israel, and a ceasefire ...

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Tell Minneapolis City Council: Don’t inflame antisemitism

Your advocacy is making a difference. Instead of ramming through an inflammatory resolution at their first meeting yesterday, the new Minneapolis City Council referred the resolution (which demonizes Israel, calls for an end to U.S. aid to Israel, and a ceasefire ...

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Why the slogan “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free” is antisemitic

Why the slogan “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free” is antisemitic

Dec. 11, 2023 When speaking about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, our values are to honor multiple perspectives, reject zero-sum narratives, and uplift the humanity of everyone. As the consensus public affairs voice for Minnesota’s Jewish community, our vision for the future ...

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Why the slogan “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free” is antisemitic

Dec. 11, 2023 When speaking about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, our values are to honor multiple perspectives, reject zero-sum narratives, and uplift the humanity of everyone. As the consensus public affairs voice for Minnesota’s Jewish community, our vision for the future ...

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