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Gun Violence Prevention

Vigil

Rabbi Micah D. Greenstein of Temple Israel-Memphis made these remarks at "Moms Demand Action", a vigil at The Church of the River in downtown Memphis on August 7, 2019. 

Rabbi Micah D. Greenstein

 

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

California Governor Gavin Newsom responded to RAC-CA and our allies’ calls by tripling funding for local gun violence prevention (GVP) programs.

Lee Winkelman
Students gathered with a sign that reads "Books Not Bullets"

In the last year, our youth-led, Reform Jewish gun violence prevention campaign engaged hundreds of student leaders arou

Logan Zinman Gerber

This January, nearly 650 high school students from across the United States converged on Capitol Hill to lobby their members of Congress as part of the RAC’s L’Take

Sammy Polliack
Student organizers pose with Congresswoman Madeleine Dean

This past January, I, along with my confirmation class, had the opportunity to attend L’Taken, the RAC’s social justice seminar for high schoolers.

Sydnee Ostroff
Photo of Tree of Life Synagogue

What I am left with is the silence. 

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

In my world, I cannot walk around at night without an escort. In my world, one in five American women and one in 71 men will be raped.

Dani Wiesenthal