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What Would Your Bubbe Think?

April Newsletter | April 14, 2014

That’s the question that Bend the Arc, and nearly a dozen partners who joined our effort, asked House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. This month, our ongoing effort in support of comprehensive immigration reform took thousands of your voices from around the country directly into the office of the man who has the power to bring this issue to a vote. 

Why Immigration Reform Is A Jewish Issue

National Journal | April 11, 2014

Stosh Cotler, Bend the Arc CEO, writes in the National Journal about a familiar story among today's immigrants, who are trapped in the middle of a fierce national debate about immigration reform. But it's also a story about her grandfather, who fled pogroms in Kiev 100 years ago, and found his home in the United States.

Queer Passover Seder Helped Me Reclaim Judaism

The Jewish Daily Forward | April 7, 2014

Stosh Cotler, our CEO, writes about a Passover Seder that changed her life.

Politico Ad: Eric Cantor, What would your bubbe think?

Politico | April 3, 2014

Bend the Arc ran a full-page ad in Politico, ratcheting up the pressure on Majority Leader Eric Cantor to bring comprehensive immigration reform to a vote on the House floor. The ad, titled “Eric Cantor, What Would Your Bubbe Think?” appealed to the Majority Leader’s own immigrant roots.

Bending the Arc Toward Justice: Stosh Cotler Takes The Helm

State of Belief | April 1, 2014

Stosh Cotler is interviewed on State of Belief talking about Bend the Arc changing the mind of the most prominent Jewish opponent of comprehensive immigration reform: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.