The Anti-Defamation League released a report last week showing that anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S. reached a record high in 2019, with an average of six instances of harassment, vandalism, or assault per day. Now, members of Jewish communities are reporting being harassed during the pandemic and blamed for coronavirus. Today, we discuss this uptick […]
Today on the show, Ali hosts a timely conversation about Black and Jewish solidarity and struggle with women at the intersections of both communities: Sabrina Madison, Jenny Pressman, and Shahanna McKinney-Baldon. Over the course of the hour, they offer powerful insights about finding common ground in the quest for justice.
This performance will feature works by Felix Mendelssohn, Joseph Joachim, Ernest Bloch, Leonard Bernstein, and George Gershwin, along with compositions by Philip Tietze written especially for this concert, which will feature new musical settings to traditional Hebrew prayers. Performing artists: Cantor Sharon Brown-Levy, pianist Ted Reinke, and violist Philip Tietze. This event is free of […]
Have you heard of the grassroots organization Jewish Voice for Peace? Did you know that they are one of the leading Jewish-American national organizations to speak out in opposition to Israeli policy in solidarity with the Palestinians? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
This week your host Sabi Atteyih celebrates the sixth day of the Islamic New Year and explains its significance. He also reports on the Jewish Voice For Peace, Bedouin resistance to an Israeli relocation plan, the U.S. arrest of a 65-year-old Palestinian woman Rasmea Odeh, and vandalism by Jewish settlers against Palestinian property in the […]