21 02, 2018

Israel In-Depth 2.21.2018

2018-02-21T10:29:30+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Israel In-Depth 2.21.2018

Thanks to our Israel and International Affairs Committee for helping compile this week's Israel In-Depth. Israel In-Depth brings to you a few news articles that give a closer look at Israel- whether at home, in the world, or in relation to the U.S.      Israel at Home: Israeli biotech company successfully grows bones in [...]

5 02, 2018

Israel In-Depth 2.5.18

2018-02-06T14:59:08+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Israel In Depth, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Israel In-Depth 2.5.18

Israel In-Depth Thanks to our Israel and International Affairs Committee for helping compile this week's Israel In-Depth. Israel In-Depth brings to you a few news articles that give a closer look at Israel - whether at home, in the world, or in relation to the U.S.  February 5, 2018   Israel at Home: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra [...]

1 02, 2018

Thank You: Senator Donnelly and Young Both Sign Holocaust Remembrance Letter

2018-02-01T12:59:47+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thank You: Senator Donnelly and Young Both Sign Holocaust Remembrance Letter

Thank you Senator Joe Donnelly and Senator Todd Young for being just two of fifteen Senators to sign a letter calling on President Trump to recognize and remember the 6 million Jews who perished in the Holocaust. Significantly, the letter also calls on the President to swiftly appoint the Special Envoy to Combat Anti-Semitism at the State Department, which [...]

8 08, 2017

Israel In Depth 8.4.2017

2017-08-08T11:07:42+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Israel In Depth 8.4.2017

Israel In Depth The Israel In Depth report is a regular feature on the JCRC’s blog from our Israel and International Affairs Committee. August 4, 2017 Israel at Home: Earliest known mosaic of Jonah and the Whale found in Galilee synagogue.  Read more here. Israelis commemorate three year anniversary of the establishment of a nature preserve in memory of [...]

17 02, 2017

Update on Current Status of Senate Bill 439 – Hate Crimes Legislation

2017-02-17T12:37:36+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Domestic, Take Action, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Update on Current Status of Senate Bill 439 – Hate Crimes Legislation

Full Update on SB 439 – Bias Crimes 2/17/2017 On Tuesday February 7th SB 439 was heard and passed by the Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee. The bill passed by a margin of 6-3. While the bill was awaiting 2nd reading on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday an amendment was authored by [...]

23 12, 2016

Recap: Today’s UN Security Council Vote

2016-12-27T08:57:18+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Blog, In The News, Israel, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Recap: Today’s UN Security Council Vote

The Indianapolis JCRC has been monitoring the ongoing developments at the United Nations Security Council over the past 48 hours. Despite Egypt withdrawing their call to introduce the resolution, the countries of Malaysia, Senegal, Venezuela, and New Zealand pushed the resolution forward. There were bipartisan calls from legislators and from Jewish organizations across the spectrum [...]

18 11, 2016

Faith & Ethnic Communities Stand Together Against Acts of Intimidation and Hate

2016-11-18T13:54:02+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Faith & Ethnic Communities Stand Together Against Acts of Intimidation and Hate

Press Conference Remarks of Lindsey Mintz, JCRC Executive Director November 18, 2016 Good morning and thank you for being here today. My name is Lindsey Mintz, and I am the Executive Director of the Jewish Community Relations Council. I am also currently serving as the Board Chair of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation. Today you [...]