On January 31, President Donald Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to be an Associate Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. Read our statement here.
The RAC will deliver questions from the Reform Movement to the Judiciary Committee in advance of Judge Gorsuch's confirmation hearings.
A Congregation can take a stand on public policy issues without compromising its tax-exempt status, as long as it does not endorse any particular candidate for office. Learn more about this distinction and other important ways your synagogue can speak truth to power.
Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), almost 23 million previously uninsured Americans gained health care coverage. Urge your Member of Congress to preserve the ACA and ensure millions of Americans maintain their access to healthcare.
Date: Thursday, February 9
Time: 1 - 2 PM EST
Join us for an informational webinar about the “sanctuary” movement, which uses the moral power of churches and synagogues to directly shelter individuals and families at risk of deportation or otherwise support neighboring houses of worship engaged in this work.
As we have in the past, the RAC is gathering questions from members of the Reform Movement to aid the Senate in its consideration of President-elect Trump's executive branch nominations.
Urge Congress to oppose the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017, which would would undermine some of the most important measures that protect equal accessibility for individuals with disabilities.
Join us in Washington, DC for a timely Movement-wide conversation about social justice in North America. Held April 30-May 2, 2017, Consultation brings together Reform Jewish advocates and allies to chart our path forward.
For teens and young adults that want to get involved in social justice work, take a look at the following opportunities.
The Reflect page contains links to materials designed for synagogues and communities to spur learning and conversation about racial diversity, about the deep racial disparities that afflict our society, about how we as Reform Jews can join the struggle for racial justice.
Watch our past webinars to learn how the Reform Movement is reacting and responding to the new political climate in North America.
Follow the RAC on social media to stay up-to-date with the best ways to help the Reform Movement advocate for social justice in North America. We frequently post about Action Alerts, public statements, and relevant initiatives from around the United States and Canada.
Signing up to receive RAC email is a terrific way to stay informed about the work of Jewish social justice and of the Religious Action Center. We have a few lists that may suit your specific interests and needs, but remember to sign up for the 'Now' list for in-the-moment updates and calls to action.