2 for Seder: Your Questions Answered

2 for Seder: Your Questions Answered

Having a Virtual 2 for Seder?  See our Virtual Resources Page for ideas, downloads and inspirations!  2 for Seder is a special program.  When Joyce Fienberg, my mother-in-law, was murdered at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, I felt that there was so much...
Unexpected Benefits of Hosting 2 for Seder

Unexpected Benefits of Hosting 2 for Seder

by Lauren Kline, Co-Founder, 2 for Seder For Passover 2019, I worked with Marnie Fienberg to start up 2 for Seder.  While this was a successful national event, I wanted to hold my own 2 for Seder!  I invited seven extra people, many from my running group.  We had a...
A Teen’s Adventures with 2 for Seder

A Teen’s Adventures with 2 for Seder

Computers Shouldn’t Drink Wine! A Teen’s Adventures with 2 for Seder – written by Ben Shoykhet I am 15 and was born in Pittsburgh. My family lived in Squirrel Hill where the anti-Semitic attack happened at the Tree of Life synagogue. As a high school...
Fighting Back Against Hate on Campus

Fighting Back Against Hate on Campus

Thank you to Moshe Lencer for this story. COVID-19 has changed campus life as we usually know it. Students take classes online, spend time at home more than on-campus, and most social events have been either canceled or altered to fit the times. Sadly, some aspects of...
Fight Anti-Semitism with Love and Hamentashen

Fight Anti-Semitism with Love and Hamentashen

Purim Take Action Tip: Give a Mishloch Manot package to at least two neighbors of another faith. The news stories about anti-Semitism just are not slowing down.  Fight this fire with love by sharing a joyous holiday with our neighbors – the story of Purim. This...
Finding Common Ground: Romantic Love

Finding Common Ground: Romantic Love

Take Action looks at ways to help you fight anti-Semitism by building bridges to our neighbors – including acquaintances, co-workers and fellow students.  One of our ongoing series is “Finding Commonalities” which is critical to building bridges. We’re all...
Movie Mayvens: The Ultimate Weapon?

Movie Mayvens: The Ultimate Weapon?

We were going to review Driving miss Daisy, as you requested.  Really!  But the news last week was just too much to resist.  Yes, Rep. Greene was on a long rant where she surmised that the Rothchild family (code for Rich Jews) started the forest fires in California...
A Prayer for Our Country

A Prayer for Our Country

Take Action Board Member Cindy Goodman-Leib penned the following prayer for our country: A Prayer for January 7th Words matter and rhetoric is real Words can hurt or heal. January 6th’s words were dangerous, They challenged our democracy. Two years ago We came...
Coaching Tips to Fight Anti-Semitism

Coaching Tips to Fight Anti-Semitism

Sometimes You Need a Coach Anti-Semitism seems like it’s everywhere. There are good days and bad days, including when we saw multiple examples at the riot at the Capitol on January 6th. Not a good day. Perhaps you feel like giving up. Maybe you feel your impact...