I Will Not Become Complacent

Categories: About JCUA, Anti-Semitism & Hate, Community Events
On Tuesday, November 22, over 250 people from across Chicago came together with JCUA to reject bigotry, racism, and anti-Semitism, and to rededicate themselves to standing with the oppressed. Rabbi Megan GoldMarche of Metro Chicago Hillel delivered these powerful words. On election night, my wife, Paige, and I decided to host a party for our college students. We figured it …

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We Must Stand Together

Categories: About JCUA, Anti-Semitism & Hate, Community Events, Community Issues, Educational Programs, Guest Blog Posts, Human Rights, JCUA Project and Campaign Endorsements, Jewish Community, Jewish Education, Jewish-Muslim Community, Membership

By Michael Goldberg JCUA Member A few weeks ago, I joined members of the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs and the Downtown Islamic Center in a joint community service event at the DIC. When I arrived I met a group of lively volunteers. Together we worked in an assembly line to prepare peanut butter, banana …

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