Progressive Jews in the Diaspora, who have a strong sense of identity with the Holy Land and who do not always agree with everything that happens there, may wonder if there is anything that they can do to make a difference.
Fortunately, there is. ARZENU is the umbrella organization that allows our voice to be heard at the highest level of Israeli politics. ARZENU represents our views directly in the World Zionist Organization (WZO)…Continue
Posted on November 30, 2013 at 5:06pm
The latest plan released by the Israeli government regarding the new prayer area at the Western Wall has sparked more controversy among Reform Jews and especially the Women of the Wall (WoW).
According to an August 26 article on JNS.org, "The Israeli government released a plan on Sunday to oversee the development of a new, temporary egalitarian space adjacent to the…Continue
Posted on September 2, 2013 at 11:50am
"The temporary platform unveiled today... is a gesture of good will, but it is, at best, a very small step forward in the implementation of the full plan..."
Below is a copy of a statement that ARZA signed onto with the URJ and others of the Reform Movement that went out Sunday August 25…Continue
Posted on September 2, 2013 at 11:30am