Legislative Associate, Shannon Russell discusses religious liberty, health care, and reproductive justice. Read the full blog here.
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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.
Faith Williams, Senior Manager, Government Relations, joined advocates from NCJW St. Louis and the Heartland for Justice coalition in Fort Sill, Oklahoma to protest the inhumane treatment of immigrants and asylum seekers. Read about her experience here.
Director of Government Relations and Advocacy, Jody Rabhan discusses courts and health care rights regarding pre-existing conditions protected by the Affordable Care Act. Read the full blog here.
At the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), we advocate for gun safety and gun violence prevention around the country throughout the year. It’s no different for our legislative fellows and interns — today’s post comes from Lauren Fine, Master of Social Work student at the University of Michigan and…
June 6, 2019, marked 80 years since nearly 1,000 Jewish refugees aboard the M.S. St. Louis were denied entry to the United States. 254 of them later died in the Holocaust. HIAS Action DC organized a vigil to honor the memory of those individuals. Faith Williams attended the event –…
Legislative Associate, Shannon Russell discusses the statewide abortion bans occurring across the country. Read the full blog here.