In another sign of the burgeoning movement inside Jewish life, yesterday Jewish Voice for Peace held a civil disobedience action at the Jewish Federations office in Philadelphia to protest the Gaza onslaught. A video is above. Rabbi Alpert sent along this report. Excerpts of a news report on the action follows her account. –Ed.
It takes an enormous amount of courage to do this especially when the narrative is that it is your religion getting attacked when anyone is against Israel’s actions they get being termed as anti-Jewish. Obviously, these people do not think this. They know that Judaism is a religion with principles against hurting and killing the helpless as does most religions like Islam, Christianity and Buddhism. My heart goes to them. May God Bless them.
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