Social Justice

The Big Jewcy: Eric Forman – Activist Documentarian

The Big Jewcy: Eric Forman – Activist Documentarian
By June 15, 2011

While most filmmakers dream of the Hollywood red carpet, Eric has his sights on a screening for the graduating class of Harvard Law. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Ben Brandzel – Progressive Online Organizer

The Big Jewcy: Ben Brandzel – Progressive Online Organizer
By June 14, 2011

To be the guy who the most new media savvy president calls upon to help mobilize 20 million supporters to help pass the President’s historic health reform bill is obviously no small task. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Yona Shem Tov And Rabbi Melissa Weintraub: American Jewish Leaders Encountering Palestinians

The Big Jewcy: Yona Shem Tov And Rabbi Melissa Weintraub: American Jewish Leaders Encountering Palestinians
By June 14, 2011

Yona and Melissa train Jewish leaders to help resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and to heal internal Jewish rifts formed in its wake. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Shawn Landres – The Spark To Jumpstart New Ideas

The Big Jewcy: Shawn Landres – The Spark To Jumpstart New Ideas
By June 14, 2011

Shawn Landres knows that Jews have lots of ideas. He wants to help bring them to fruition. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Ben Murane – N.I.F.’s New Generations Director

The Big Jewcy: Ben Murane – N.I.F.’s New Generations Director
By June 13, 2011

As the Director of New Generations—New Israel Fund’s vibrant 20s and 30s activist community—Ben Murane is doing a lot to try and understand the Jewish community. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Esther K. – Jewish Engagement Superstar

The Big Jewcy: Esther K. – Jewish Engagement Superstar
By June 13, 2011

Her job title is Program Coordinator, NextGen Engagement Initiative at Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, but what Esther K. does goes beyond that. She’s the bridge between more traditional organizations and the innovative startups that are helping redefine the Jewish world for years to come. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Jake Horowitz – Kickstarting Millennial Political Discourse

The Big Jewcy: Jake Horowitz – Kickstarting Millennial Political Discourse
By June 9, 2011

Who says the Millennial generation is numb to talking politics? Jake Horowitz doesn’t. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Steph Herold – Reproductive Rights Activist

The Big Jewcy: Steph Herold – Reproductive Rights Activist
By June 9, 2011

“I have the privilege of not having to wrestle each day with dissonance between my faith and the cause that drives my life.” Read More

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