Check out this great album of photos from the Poor People's Campaign!
This week DJJ was thrilled to welcome the Equitable Internet Initiative (EII) into our office!Read more
This past Monday I had the privilege of taking part in the Poor People’s Campaign in Detroit, the last of this spring’s 40 days of Moral Action.Read more
After Jake wrote this heartfelt article about the Poor People's Campaign in Lansing it was picked up by the DJN.
On June 1-3, nearly 40 DJJ leaders gathered at Camp Tavor for a leadership Shabbaton - a weekend of relationship-building and training. The experience left us rested, re-charged, and re-committed to our work for racial and economic justice. Read Emma Wine's reflection on the experience below!Read more
My name is Miriam and I am thrilled to be the new DJJ intern! I am so excited to grow alongside this amazing community.Read more
After Chris Harrison wrote a stunning blog about his dinner with Aurora Levins Morales and other Jews of Color, it was picked up by the Detroit Jewish News.Read more
"...Rabbi Alana called me and asked if I’d be interested in participating in a civil disobedience with the Poor People’s Campaign. Here’s why I said yes."
Photo by Valerie JeanRead more
For the past two Mondays, I’ve had the pleasure and privilege of joining the Poor People’s Campaign (PPC) in Lansing as part of their “40 Days of Moral Action.”Read more
On Monday, I was able to attend the first day of action with the Poor People's Campaign in Lansing. For me this was an incredibly special moment. My grandfather was a rabbi in Nashville who studied under Rabbi Heschel. He was one of the first clergymen to march with MLK. I know my grandfather dedicated his career to advocating for civil rights, social change, and MLK's mission of nonviolence. So, it was very moving for me to be a part of that legacy and the movement to continue King's work.Read more