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September 2021

West Bloomfield congregation hosts interactive family service for High Holy Days (The Oakland Press)

Metro Detroit Jews mark 2nd Rosh Hashana in pandemic (The Detroit News)

Rosh Hashanah (WWJ-AM – around 2:47)

In a World Falling Apart, Have Some Honey (Nu Detroit)

Guest Column: Am I My Brother’s Keeper? Reflections on Jewish Unity Before the New Year (Detroit Jewish News)

August 2021

Jewish community members react to Nazi salute… (The Oakland Press)

Person removed from Birmingham Board of Education meeting after using Nazi salute (WDIV-TV)

Carl Levin Was a Community Relations Senator (Detroit Jewish News)

June 2021

Three-Day Whirlwind: My Lightening Mission to Israel to Show Solidarity for a Shared Society (Detroit Jewish News)

Bloomfield Hills Rabbi visits Israel with message of shared society (The Oakland Press)

Honoring Two Ladies with a Heart of Gold (My Jewish Detroit)

Fighting Back: How to Combat Misinformation… (Detroit Jewish News)

Antisemitic Hate and Israeli Geopolitical Criticism Are Two Very Different Things (WDET-FM Detroit Today”)

Stand Up To Antisemitism (WDIV-TV, last 30 seconds)

Jewish community holds rally against antisemitism in West Bloomfield, calls for unity (Detroit Free Press)

Jewish community speaks out against antisemitism at W. Bloomfield Twp. rally (The Detroit News)

United Against Antisemitism: Community-Wide Rally Urges Action Against Hatred (Detroit Jewish News)

Jewish groups in metro Detroit to hold protest against antisemitism (Detroit Free Press)

Leaders for Tomorrow Accepting Applications for Second Cohort (Detroit Jewish News)

Stand Up to Antisemitism Rally Set for Sunday, June 6 (Detroit Jewish News)

May 2021

Dearborn police chief apologizes for liking Facebook post supporting Israel (Detroit Free Press)

Let it Rip (FOX 2)

Arab Americans plan to protest Biden’s visit to Dearborn amid tensions over Israeli-Palestinian conflict (Detroit Free Press)

More than 1,000 march in Dearborn as death toll ticks higher in Israeli-Palestinian crisis (Detroit Free Press)

Biden pressed by Tlaib on Gaza as Arab Americans urge intervention (Detroit News)

Members of local Jewish and Arab communities react to Israel Palestinian Conflict (WDIV-TV)

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council working to keep their communities at peace (FOX 2)

Local concerns over Middle East conflict (WXYZ-TV)

April 2021

Support the NO HATE Act (Detroit Jewish News)

March 2021

Helping Our Most Valuable Stakeholders… Our Children (My Jewish Detroit)

Jewish Groups Help Detroit Neighborhood (Detroit Jewish News)

February 2021

JCRC/AJC Names Staffer to Promote Unity, Diversity (Detroit Jewish News)

The Well’s 36 Under 36 – Lauren Herrin (Detroit Jewish News)

January 2021

The Wondering Jew (MyJewishDetroit)

African American & Jewish Coalition-Building Events… (Detroit Jewish News)

December 2020

Mitzvah Day (WXYZ-TV)

Antisemitism is on the rise in Michigan (Detroit Free Press)

Rep. Lawrence Partners with JCRC on Literacy Project (Detroit Jewish News)

Mitzvah Day 2020: A Little Different This Year (Detroit Jewish News)

The Civility Project (MyJewishDetroit)

Mitzvah Day, the 2020 Way (MyJewishDetroit)

November 2020

What our neighbors think of us… (Detroit Jewish News)

JCRC/AJC Provides Election Day Support (Detroit Jewish News)

Letters: Jews must condemn China’s… (The Detroit News)

October 2020

Jewish community advocates for human rights crisis in China (The Oakland Press)
Learn about the plight of the Uyghurs (Detroit Jewish News)

Make Your Vote Count In 2020 (MyJewishDetroit)

September 2020

 

 

 

High holiday celebrations will accommodate COVID-19 precautions (The Oakland Press)

 

 

 

Groups ark Black-Jewish Unity Week, Amid Rising Tensions (The Jewish News)

 

Southfield Students to Receive Literacy Boost in Partnership with Rep. Lawrence and Jewish Community

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – Ensuring young students receive the proper tools to be fully literate by the end of the third grade is of utmost importance to school districts across Michigan. Per a study by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, students who were not proficient in reading by that time, were four times more likely… Read more »

Mitzvah Day 2020 Opportunities

*As of December 21, 2020 Brilliant Detroit 1. Make Brilliant Detroit Outreach BagsHelp assemble outreach bags for residents around organization sites to ensure they know what resources and programs offered. Interested volunteers would schedule a non-contact porch pick-up from headquarters (5675 Larkins St., Detroit 48210) to get supplies and instructions to create the bags at home.… Read more »

JCRC/AJC Statement on Vote Counting

The JCRC/AJC of Detroit calls for all Americans, especially our elected officials, to commit to democratic principles, patience and faith in our democracy. We all must join together to ensure every valid and legal vote, no matter for which candidate, is counted. Our democratic institutions are holding up, and we trust the courts will resolve… Read more »

Public Invited To Learn How To Advocate For Uyghurs in Crisis

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – The Uyghurs, a Muslim-majority Turkic people are facing deplorable human rights abuses at the hands of the Chinese Government. Their plight has garnered the attention of religious and human rights organizations across the globe, including within the Jewish community. The Jewish Community Relations Council/AJC (JCRC/AJC), Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) and… Read more »

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