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The JCRB|AJC 2020 Human Relations Event was a great success on November 1. We were proud to present the prestigious Henry W. Bloch Human Relations Award to Debbie Sosland-Edelman.

The thought-provoking and inspirational roundtable featured during the Event is now available to view, by clicking the READ MORE button below. Participants are U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II, Inas Younis, Joe Reardon, John Sherman and Father Thomas Curran, facilitated by JCRB|AJC Executive Director Gavriela Geller.

The Jewish Community Relations Bureau|AJC is deeply concerned at an environment of increasing extremism in the United States as well as statements made by local and national elected officials that seem to empower extremists and promote violence. JCRB|AJC is a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to combat antisemitism and pursue justice.

Johnson County Commissioner Mike Brown’s post on social media warning of a coming war and advising readers to arm themselves is disturbing. This kind of rhetoric encourages extremists, escalates the threat of violence, and further entrenches a growing divide in American society that pits neighbor against neighbor.

We are pleased to share with you special online offerings from Advocacy Anywhere, Powered by AJC, which allow you to engage with AJC’s leading experts, content, and advocacy opportunities from the comfort of your home. There are programs open to the general public, as well as those geared specifically towards students and young professionals. Past programs are also available.