Past Events

  • 2018 Nov 14

    The Cycle of Anti-Semitism: Learning and Taking Action

    (All day)

    Are you confused and hurting about what happened in Pittsburgh? Are you thinking about how those events and people's reactions fit into larger systems of oppression? Are you wondering about how anti-semitism is connected to white supremacy and the Occupation in Israel/Palestine? In this workshop, we will explore these questions in a supportive community as well as actions we can take moving forward. Join us in reflecting and discussing. Dinner will be provided. This event is intended for self-identified young Jews, though all are welcome. It is being hosted by IfNotNow Boston. Location of... Read more about The Cycle of Anti-Semitism: Learning and Taking Action
  • 2018 Nov 13

    Dr. Celene Ibrahim "Women of Legend in Muslim History"

    (All day)

    Location: 

    99-101 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116, USA

    Despite the persistent stereotypes that cast Muslim women as passive and voiceless, the historical record and contemporary contexts attest to a very different reality. In this lecture, we will dive into the rich trove of Muslim women's history, ancient and modern, to explore the many spheres of women's leadership. From towering women figures in the domain of religion, to major civilizational achievements lead by women philanthropists, to the multiple contexts wherein Muslim women have become heads of state and major global actors and activists, we will ask: What factors...

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  • 2018 Nov 03

    ShowUpForShabbat with Senator Elizabeth Warren

    (All day)

    Location: 

    1566 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    This event is part of the Solidarity Shabbat in response to the Pittsburgh shooting, hosted by Temple Beth Zion.
  • 2018 Nov 03

    #ShowupforShabbat

    (All day)

    Location: 

    1 Community Road, Marblehead, MA 01945, USA
    This event is part of the Solidarity Shabbat in response to the Pittsburgh shooting, hosted by Temple Sinai in Marblehead.
  • 2018 Nov 03

    Trans/Queer Healing Havdalah with Nice Jewish Queers

    (All day)

    Location: 

    3464 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    This event is in response to the Pittsburgh shooting and is hosted by Riverway Project. It is being held at The Meeting Point.
  • 2018 Nov 03

    United Community Havdalah

    (All day)

    Location: 

    52 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    This event is in response to the Pittsburgh shooting and is hosted by Harvard Chabad and Harvard Hillel.
  • 2018 Nov 03

    Sabbath of Peace Memorial Gathering

    (All day)

    Location: 

    168 Adams St, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    This event is in response to the Pittsburgh shooting and is hosted by Congregation Agudas Achim.
  • 2018 Nov 03

    Let's Shabbos Together! #ShowupforShabbat

    (All day)

    Location: 

    163 Bellingham Rd, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    This event is in response to the Pittsburgh shooting and is hosted by Chabad at Chestnut Hill.
  • 2018 Nov 02

    Shabbat of Remembrance, Hope and Solidarity

    (All day)

    Location: 

    475 Winthrop St, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    This event is part of the Solidarity Shabbat in response to the Pittsburgh shooting, hosted by Temple Beth Shalom of Medford.
  • 2018 Nov 02

    Solidarity Shabbat: We Stand With Pittsburgh

    (All day)

    Last Shabbat, we witnessed the deadliest act of anti-Semitism in North American history — the attack at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. This Shabbat, we are responding with our greatest show of solidarity. A continental Solidarity Shabbat with the Jewish community of Pittsburgh. At synagogues, community centers and homes across North America, we will be gathering together in prayer, compassion and unity — as one people. And as the Federation Movement. From Toronto to Tampa....
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