I profiled , the young Jews behind that huge DC protest on ICE. They see clear and painful parallels between their history and the present treatment of undocumented immigrants — and their Jewish identity is compelling them to do something.
Never Again Action is a brand-new movement of young American Jews calling for ICE to be shut down. My whole life I’ve been told these stories by my community," said one young Jewish activist. "Those alarms are going off in my head.” via
Anyway, a reminder that American Jews have been extremely liberal and involved in social justice work basically since they started arriving in the US. A brief overview of that from my article last month about a group of young Jews fighting to abolish ICE:
"My whole life I’ve been told these stories by my community," said one young Jewish activist. "Those alarms are going off in my head.”
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