NCJW|MI’s Advocacy and Elections Committee follows a range of election and advocacy issues and seeks to educate our membership and develop programming for our members and the community at large.
The areas of focus for 2021-2022 include:
• Fair Elections and Voter Suppression
• Civil Rights – Anti-Semitism, Racism, LGBTQ+
• Pay Equity
• Reproductive Health, Rights and Justice
• Gun Violence Prevention
• Federal Courts
• Public Education
Hate is Hate: A Webinar Series
A webinar series on the startling appearances of Anti-Semitism.
Part I: Who’s at Risk? – Our Father: Father Coughlin and American Fascism
Presented by Detroit-native journalist Andrew Lapin
March 31, 2021 at 7:00PM
Click HERE to watch recording.
Part II: FALL FOCUS
We are All at Risk – What can we do Together?
Incidents of hate speech and hate crimes are on the rise. In this important webinar, our panelists will discuss the effects that hate-motivated behavior has had on their communities and propose constructive ways that all of us, working together, can empower our communities to fight back.
Our panel: Senator Stephanie Chang, Rabbi Asher Lopatin, Saeed Khan and Shirley Stancato.
Check back for information on 2022 election.
Election 2020 – click HERE