Join Teens to Demand Gun Violence Prevention
#JewsDemandAction is NFTY’s effort to end gun violence by demanding universal background checks and bans on both assault weapons and high capacity ammunition magazines.
The Fight for Gun Violence Prevention Isn't Over
Marching this weekend was only part of our journey to end gun violence in America. Our march didn’t end when we headed home.
NFTY Teens Mobilizing Marchers for Gun Violence Prevention
Learn what NFTY teens are doing to organize their peers to participate in March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C., and other cities nationwide, on Saturday, March 24.
#JewsDemandAction: 6 Ways to Support Jewish Students' Gun Violence Prevention Efforts
For too long, Congress – and, indeed, all of America – has stood idly by, mass shooting after mass shooting, refusing to take action.
Jewish Teens are Taking to the Bimah for Gun Violence Prevention
We are told tzedek, tzedek tirdof: justice, justice, shall you pursue. In this moment, your teens – our friends – are pursuing justice.
The Youth Shall See Visions: Supporting Our NFTY Teens in Their Gun Violence Prevention Work
This is the moment when, truly, the students become the teachers. As Reform Jewish adults, we stand behind our teens and support their efforts while letting them take the lead.
A Sermon for Parkland, Gun Violence Prevention, and Dick's Sporting Goods
This post is adapted from a sermon given by Cantor Hollis Suzanne Schachner at Temple Shir Tikva of Wayland, MA on March 2, 2018.
Why I Organized Hundreds of My Teenage Peers to Lobby for Gun Violence Prevention
This is an issue that affects all of us, every child in this country no matter your race or gender. Quite honestly, I am tired of hearing about how we are the future of this country. We are this country’s present.
Why I Organized Hundreds of My Peers to Lobby for Gun Violence Prevention in Ohio
On Wednesday, March 14, one month after the mass shooting that killed 17 students and community members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Matthew Youkilis, along with other Reform Jewish students and their classmates organized nearly 250 students to lobby at the Co