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Stop Trump: Vigil Against Violence and Hate (Rally + Vigil)

LAist | June 20, 2016

Bend the Arc Jewish Action and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, two heavyweight faith-based social justice organizations, join together to stand against Donald Trump and honor the legacy of slain civil rights activists Andrew Goodman, Mickey Schwerner and James Chaney, who were killed on June 21, 1964.

Jewish-Led Anti-Trump Planned for Raleigh

The News & Observer | June 20, 2016

A progressive Jewish organization called Bend the Arc is holding a vigil Tuesday evening in Raleigh to oppose presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald J. Trump.

Meet the One Jewish Group That Can Attack Donald Trump

Forward | June 9, 2016

Donald Trump poses a particular challenge to most Jewish organizations. His message stands in stark contrast to their groups’s positions on immigration, race or welfare, but the organizations can’t call him out on it due to federal tax rules limiting not-for-profits’s political speech. Bend the Arc has the answer.

Wage Protest Delays Lunch in Dirksen

Roll Call | June 7, 2016

Just as the lunch rush began in the Dirksen Senate Office Building cafeteria, protesters broke through to demand a $15 per hour minimum wage and a union for federal contract workers.

Liberal Jews plan a summer of opposing Donald Trump

Jewish Telegraphic Agency | May 31, 2016

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Boycott Trump? Mock Trump? Trump, the musical?