Resources to Foster Conversations about Race and Racism

Posted on: Monday June 15, 2020

As people across the globe take a stand against racism and police brutality, we are providing information and resources to support you and your community in important discussions about race. This list of resources will be updated regularly. Please contact our communications specialist, Diana Denza, at ddenza@rabbinicalassembly.org if you'd like to submit a resource to the list.
 

Rabbinical Assembly Resolutions:

Rabbinical Assembly statement on the murder of George Floyd
 

Jewish Texts on the Value of All Human Life in Memory of George Floyd z'l


 

Our colleagues speak out on the murder of George Floyd z’l and police reform

Articles:

 
Sermons:

Prayers:


Videos:

 

Anti-Racism Resources via JOYCE.org

From Leadership Conference for Civil and Human Rights

From Public Broadcasting Service

 
 
From NAACP
 
 
From The New York Jewish Week
 
 
From Pew Research Center
 
 
From the Jewish Theological Seminary

From Teach.com
 

JCPA's Delegates Assembly Educational Session on Policing

In July 2020, approximately 200 people from 70 communities around the U.S. attended a meeting meant to ensure a baseline of knowledge among lay and professional community relations leaders.
 

As a follow-up to the meeting, JCPA is sharing the following materials with you:

Session Recordings

Helpful Resources

 
Please visit the JCPA website for more information and to learn about other ways to take action.