Category Archives: Letters from the Leadership

Critique is an Expression of Engagement

By Kenneth Bob First published: Plus61J – Broadening the Conversation- Israel, Australia and the Jewish World As a student at the University of California at Berkeley in the post-Six Day War period, our Radical Jewish Union supported much of the left’s US domestic and foreign …

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Is an Active Progressive Zionist Voice Important to You? – 2018 Ameinu Membership Campaign

Many organizations have abandoned the notion of membership. However, at Ameinu we think it is important that people stand up and identify with an organization that represents their views and acts upon them. We thank those of you who have already paid their …

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Israel Is Quietly Ridding Itself Of Thousands Of African Refugees

This article first appeared in The Forward. Over the past few weeks, the government of Israel has initiated a number of measures designed to bring an end to their African asylum seeker problem. The plight of tens of thousands of Africans, mostly Sudanese and …

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Combat Alt-Right Hate; Demand Trump & Bibi Lead

American Democracy Must be Protected from Alt-Right White Supremacy and Neo-Nazism   President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu Fail to Lead and so Strengthen Fascist Movements in the U.S., Israel and Around the World New York, (August 15, 2017) — …

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Netanyahu Government Does Not Trump Zionist Principles

New York (June 26, 2017) – Gideon Aronoff, CEO of Ameinu, North America’s largest grassroots progressive Zionist movement, released the following statement of protest denouncing yesterday’s decision by the Netanyahu government to renege on a compromise deal for egalitarian prayer …

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Jewish Community Deserves Better Than a “Heckler’s Veto”

(May 17, 2017)  —  Adat Shalom Synagogue’s decision to cancel the May 18 concert by Israeli singer Noa (Achinoam Nini) (“Safety Squeeze,” May 11, page 10) does a grave disservice to the Detroit Jewish community by allowing fear of violence …

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What You Can Do To Stop Bibi and Trump!

Dear Friend, As a supporter of Ameinu, we wanted to update you on emergency actions we are taking to counter threats to the United States, Israel and the American Jewish community in the wake of the election of Donald Trump …

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In Memoriam, David J. Steiner, Z”L

It is with the heaviest of hearts that we note the death of David J. Steiner, z”l , who was killed today in a bus accident in Uganda. David, from Chicago, was a dear friend of Ameinu and an active …

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Help Stop Trumpism at Home; Extremism in Israel

As a supporter of Ameinu, we wanted to share an update on emergency actions we are taking to counter threats to the United States, the American Jewish community and Israel from the shocking and unexpected election of Donald Trump. We …

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Trump, Bannon, Bibi and…the Musical Hamilton

Last week I wrote about Ameinu’s activity addressing the challenges of the election of Donald Trump and Bibi Netanyahu’s ongoing reign over the most right-wing Israeli government in history. I promised that I would be in touch with an update. …

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