WJW: Reject Trump’s folly and his anti-immigrant Sophie’s choice

Barbara Goldberg Goldman, the vice chair of the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA), released the following op-ed in the Washington Jewish Week:   In less than two months, the retelling of the Passover story will remind us that 3,200 years ago the Jewish people made their way out of Egypt — a land in…

JDCA Praises #MarchForOurLives

The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) stands in support of  the #MarchForOurLives movement, and all who will be marching next month in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Miami, West Palm Beach, Boise, Las Vegas, Birmingham, and across the country. Reform is long overdue: We needed safe, common sense gun laws well before Parkland, before…

Ron Klein: No more division, deflection or excuses — we must confront gun violence

In 1994, as a member of the Florida legislature, I filed a bill that would have banned AR-15s and other military-style weapons from purchase in the state of Florida. The bill passed one committee with great debate and interest until the National Rifle Association attacked it with the same political intimidation and flawed mythical arguments…