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The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

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20 Israeli Feminist Leaders Join Prestigious Leadership Fellowship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  December 3, 2020 Media Contact Alyson Malinger, West End Strategy Team amalinger@westendstrategy.com; 917-935-7311   20 Israeli Feminist Leaders Join Prestigious Leadership Fellowship  National Council of Jewish Women welcomes the newest cohort of Connecting for Impact fellowship participants WASHINGTON — National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) today announced…

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Announcement on Israeli Settlements Destructive and Ill-Advised

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Announcement on Israeli Settlements Destructive and Ill-Advised November 18, 2019 – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is dismayed by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement today that the US will no longer consider Israeli…

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Letter to Israeli Political Leadership Opposing Annexation

Today, thirteen organizations – the coalition members of The Progressive Israel Network (PIN), the Israel Policy Forum, the National Council of Jewish Women, and the Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association – sent a letter to the heads of Israel’s political parties calling on them to refuse any kind of unilateral annexation of…

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Progressive Israel Network Opposes Netanyahu’s Annexation Pledge

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Progressive Israel Network Opposes Netanyahu’s Annexation Pledge Responding to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s announcement of his intent to extend Israeli sovereignty over large parts of the West Bank, the Progressive Israel Network released the following statement: A…

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The Israeli Ban of Reps. Omar and Tlaib is Undemocratic and Short-Sighted 

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    The Israeli Ban of Reps. Omar and Tlaib is Undemocratic and Short-Sighted  August 15, 2019 – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) today expressed its extreme disappointment that the Netanyahu government of Israel barred US Congresswomen Rashida…

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