Rejecting “Unite the Right” and Uniting For Change In November – JDCA Weekly Roundup

  Friends, The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) has been working hard to heal the divisiveness that the Trump administration is fomenting in our community and country. On Wednesday, JDCA strongly condemned neo-Nazis marching in Washington and running for office, and urged Republicans to endorse their Democratic opponents. Later in the week, we responded…

In Defense of Security – JDCA Weekly Roundup

Friends, In the face of ongoing domestic and international security threats, the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) has been busy advocating for policies to ensure our collective security, as well as that of our allies. On Monday, JDCA strongly condemned President Trump’s reckless offer to meet with Iran — the world’s largest state sponsor of terror…

Protecting Our Democracy, and Israel’s – Weekly Roundup, July 27, 2018

In both the United States and Israel, far-right politicians have recently turned their backs on the promise of equality that is so fundamental to our values. Here in America, the Trump administration missed a court-imposed deadline to reunite families separated from each other due to President Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy that has ripped parents from…

Jewish Dems Denounce Trump’s Putin Pandering

Friends, It is the middle of summer, but there has been no lull in the news cycle, and many of the developments are not good. Following Monday’s meeting between Presidents Trump and Putin in Helsinki, the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) spoke out strongly against President Trump’s abhorrent behavior. Later in the week, we hosted…