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Reform Jewish Voice of New Jersey is an extension
of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism,
focused on issues impacting New Jersey
that reflect our values as Reform Jews

RJVNJ Campaigns

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    Environmental Justice – Electric Vehicles

    We are joining with JerseyRenews to encourage passage of legislation to improve New Jersey’s electric vehicle infrastructure, encourage use of plug-in vehicles and electrify NJ Transit.

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    Civic Engagement

    We are joining the Religious Action Center’s national effort to engage all congregations in reaching for 100% voter participation in the coming election. Read more about NJ congregations involved in this campaign.

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    Let’s Drive NJ

    We join the NJ Coalition for Immigrant Justice in supporting legislation that will allow drivers’ licenses for undocumented residents. UPDATE: Nov. 2019. Read about our participation in the rally in Trenton UPDATE: Oct. 2019.  See this email about the Interfaith Clergy Signon letter.

Upcoming Events

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From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

On Tu BiShvat, Celebrate a Season of Promise for Environmental Action

On Tu BiShvat, Celebrate a Season of Promise for Environmental Action mbendell January 21, 2021

With a shrinking window of opportunity to prevent the worst effects of climate change, Tu BiShvat is an important occasion to make our voices heard and defend the future of the planet.

Jewish Disability Advocacy Month: Creating an Accessible World for All People

Jewish Disability Advocacy Month: Creating an Accessible World for All People kbkaput January 20, 2021

Join us to learn new advocacy strategies and take action to put the needs and rights of people with disabilities squarely on the policy agenda of the administration and the 117th Congress.

Keep Calm and Bake Challah: My New Pandemic Practice

Keep Calm and Bake Challah: My New Pandemic Practice kbkaput January 20, 2021

I've made challot each Friday while sheltering in place, kneading in prayers not only family and friends but also for our country and our world during these trying times.

Nationalism Unhinged: Jewish Insight and Wisdom

Nationalism Unhinged: Jewish Insight and Wisdom kbkaput January 19, 2021

In Hebrew, two terms describe two different aspects of nationalism. Leumiut directly translates to “nationalism"; leumanut carries a jingoistic, chauvinistic, supremacist, and extremist brand of nationalism.