“And they shall dwell upon it securely.”

Categories: Immigrant Rights, Immigration Reform, Other
Aaron Lawee is a Chicago-based Immigration Attorney and a JCUA Member. Take a moment today to honor the legacy of Dr. King today by taking action to address systemic disinvestment and targeting of communities right here in Chicago based on race, class, socioeconomic status and nation of origin.    Despite repeated campaign promises, the Trump …

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You call this a fast?

Categories: Other
JCUA Community Organizer Avra Shapiro and JCore Member Joseph Grant shared these inspiring words at Mishkan’s Yom Kippur service this Saturday. Gmar Tov. My name is Joseph Grant. I am a builder here at Mishkan and a leader with ONE Northside and the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, two of Mishkan’s Justice Team partners. I …

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The Urgent Need for Police Accountability

Categories: Guest Blog Posts, JCUA Campaigns, Membership, Other, Police Brutality
By Esther Bowen JCUA Member JCUA has reached an important milestone in its work on police accountability. We have decided to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Coalition for Police Contracts Accountability (CPCA) to become an official member organizing for specific reforms to the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) union contracts with the …

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