News & Updates

Today is the day: Make 1 call for Dreamers

November 14, 2017

At Bend the Arc, when our partners who are directly impacted by the Trump Administration ask us to show up and fight, we do. Today is one of those days: Tuesday, November 14th, is the #DreamActNow National Call-In Day. Make one call today for a Dream Act now.

Why I’m becoming a rabbi & fighting for immigrant justice

November 13, 2017

What motivates you to fight for immigration justice? Monday, November 20th, we’re hosting a special call to reflect on this question and see how we can take action together — I hope you can be there!

365 days of Jewish Resistance in 2 minutes

Bend the Arc | November 8, 2017

Watch a video looking back at how the Bend the Arc community has responded to the spread of hatred and bigotry over the last year to say not now, not here, not ever.

Groups see surge in activism since election

Washington Jewish Week | November 8, 2017

“The week after the election we saw 45,000 people join the organization in some fashion,” said Stosh Cotler, Bend the Arc’s CEO. “Over the course of the last year we’ve doubled in terms of people taking action.”

Why I was arrested

November 6, 2017

The time for Jewish action to pass the Dream Act is now. We have one month before the 2017 Congressional session ends on December 15th — every action matters. Join allies and Bend the Arc supporters across the country to pressure Congress to pass a clean Dream Act — one that protects young immigrants from deportation and does not include any of the white supremacist immigration policies from Trump's wish list.