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Five reasons the High Holidays are a chance to stand with immigrants

As Jews, we know what it’s like to be scapegoated — and we refuse to be complicit in the dehumanization of our immigrant neighbors now. As we enter the high holy days — the season of awakening, accountability, and atonement — the call is for the Jewish community in New York to protect immigrants and support the Liberty Act.

Rededicate Against Hate -- a Bend the Arc New York Chapter Hanukkah Resource

Download this resource for learning and discussion on each night of Hanukkah. "Rededicate Against Hate: A Hanukkah 5777 Resource for America 2016" explores how we can respond to this challenging moment of rising hate crimes in our country. This resource was created by Solomon Hoffman, a leadership team member of Bend the Arc's New York Chapter. 

A Passover Reading on Immigration Reform

This Passover, let us also imagine walking alongside our more recent ancestors on their journeys, escaping poverty or persecution and migrating to America. Download the Passover reading and discuss what we can do to make just and fair immigration reform a reality.