Gun Violence is a Jewish Issue!
JDWA and DJOP Celebrate PRIDE with Purpose and Activism June is Pride Month, a time to recognize LGBTQ+ visibility, progress, and achievement. Unfortunately, this year we also face escalating political assaults on the LGBTQ+ community–including kids, parents, and teachers. It’s time to recognize the fight for full equality; it is a call to action, as President Biden has said, that “continues to inspire us to live up to our nation’s promise of equality, liberty, and justice for all.” JDWA invites you to Celebrating PRIDE with Purpose and Activism on Thursday, June 16th, at 4:00pm ET with three notable LGBTQ+…
June 12th talk we are organizing with the Jewish Battleground Coalition focused on how white supremacists and domestic terrorists threaten future American elections.
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Join us for the Defender of Democracy Award.
CRITICAL RACE THEORY: A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE Join us for a FREE Zoom event on Sunday October 24 at 2pm EST. We will discuss CRT and learn how and why it is being used as a wedge issue by the GOP and its impact on the Jewish community. Sign up at https:/bit.ly/JBCOct24 for this not to be missed event!
Jewish Dems will host a Week of Action for JDCA activists and supporters to meet virtually with their congressional delegations in their state to advocate for and discuss our policy priorities as Jewish Democrats. DJOP is happy to join JDCA in their Pennsylvania Week of Action efforts. There will be a launch event and advocacy training on June 3, followed by meetings with members of Congress the week of June 14. This is your chance to take action and make sure your senators and representatives hear your voices and values. Click below to sign up and learn more about fighting for our values during the Week of Action,…
Reform the Filibuster? with Barbara Boxer and Wendy Davis
The Future is Now: Turning our Statehouses Blue!
Congressional Update with Susan Wild and Conor Lamb! – bit.ly/wildlambDJOP
Free JBC Event with Jefrey Pollock and Dr. Ira Sheskin Join DJOP and JBC as we here about the future of polling and the Jewish vote. This is a not to be missed event. Sign up here: RSVP here!
FREE Virtual Cooking and Conversation with Michael Solomonov! Join DJOP as we welcome Michael Solomonov of Zahav, Federal Donuts & Dizengoff for a Zoom cooking class and political conversation! This is a free event but RSVP is required in order to receive the Zoom link; RSVP here! Ingredients:
Please join DJOP and Politics with Dana and Steve for a FREE Zoom event Sign up: RSVP Here!
JDCA Phone Bank Opportunities – Various Times Between Now and January 5th! Jewish Dems calling Georgians: Join JDCA and DJOP in these call anytime phone banks Welcome to On-Demand Phone Banking! This allows you to make calls on your own time at your convenience! Once you register, you’ll be redirected to all of the instructions you’ll need to get started making calls! Click here: www.mobilize.us/jewishdems/event/365151/?utm_source=pal Please note that you will only be able to make calls between 9am and 9pm ET and will not be able to make calls during Shabbat. Other Phone Banking Opportunities Fair Fight Texting and…
Join Jewish Dems from across the country on Tuesday, December 8th at 3pm ET for a conversation with Georgia Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock, moderated by former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro. This will be THE Jewish event of the Georgia Senate campaigns, and your chance to hear directly from the candidates about the issues the Jewish Community cares most about. You won’t want to miss it! Sign up here: www.mobilize.us/jewishdems/event/364828/?utm_source=pal
Join Jewish Dems from across the country on Wednesday, December 2nd and December 7 for a National Phone Bank making calls to mobilize Jewish voters in Georgia for Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock! Shifts are available between 5:30 and 8:30pm ET. JDCA staff will conduct a brief training at the beginning of the call — all you’ll need is a computer or tablet and a phone. We will provide you with a (virtual) script, talking points, and a list of contacts prior to the event. Sign Up Here: www.mobilize.us/jewishdems/event/364019/
On Wednesday, December 2 you can meet the Democratic candidates Jon Ossoff, who is running against Sen. David Perdue, and Rev. Raphael Warnock, who is running against Sen. Kelly Loeffler. The program is over Zoom and begins at 8:00 PM ET. If you would like to reserve a spot, go to bit.ly/FlipGA2020. There is a minimum donation to attend.
Join Jewish Dems from across the country on Tuesday, December 1st at 7pm ET as we launch our Georgia plan-of-action to elect Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock! We’ll be joined by some special guests who will help us understand the Georgia political landscape, who the candidates are, and why these runoff elections are so important to taking back the U.S. Senate. Then, we’ll make calls together to mobilize Jewish voters in Georgia in support of both Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock! JDCA staff will conduct a training following our kickoff program — all you’ll need is…
Speakers: Michael Isikoff, Michael Abramowitz Partners: Freedom House, JDWS Atlanta, Texas Jewish Democratic Caucus Date: 11/19/2020 Location: Zoom
Please join us on Wednesday, October 21 for a noon “Lunch and Learn” to hear from William Kristol who will discuss how we go about saving American democracy from Donald Trump and Trumpism. He will as well address issues relating to foreign policy and Israel. Sign up here:us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYpcOCprzgrH9EdOaWgS3-Y7eR5_mMmDrix
DJOP will be PHONE BANKING once a week and we really really need your help. Really. So sign up. Posting on FB is good but it if you want to do something constructive to help dump Trump and put Biden/Harris in office then sign up below. Seriously please sign up. It is one hr a week. Would you give one hour a week to defeat Trump? I sure hope so. Link: www.mobilize.us/backtobluepa/event/301480/
Speaker: Jill Zipin Date: 10/7/2020 Location: Zoom
Join us as we learn about the Impact of the Jewish Vote on September 16 at 7:30 pm! Speakers: Jefrey Pollock, Dr. Ira Sheskin, Halie Soifer Date: 9/16/2020 Location: Zoom
HELP US DITCH MITCH! Join the Jewish Battleground Coalition as we hear from 2 great Jewish Candidates for Senate Jon Ossoff and Dr Al Gross. The event can be attended free of charge but donations are appreciated. Wednesday, September 2, 2020 7pm. You can sign up here: secure.actblue.com/donate/jbcsenate Speakers: Jon Ossof and Al Gross Partner: JBC Date: 9/2/2020 Location: Zoom
Speakers: Representative Cedric Richmond, Representative Dwight Evans, Representative Susan Wild Partner: Black Clergy of Philadelphia Date: 8/11/2020 Location: Zoom
Speakers: Representative Ted Deutch, Representative Elissa Slotkin, Representative Chrissy Houlahan, Carolyn Bourdeaux, Tricia Zunker Partner: JBC Date: 7/27/2020 Location: Zoom
Speakers: A.J. Josh Shapiro and Representative Joyce Beatty Partner: Jews for Joe Date: 7/23/2020 Location: Zoom
Join us to support Christina’s campaign as we charge forward on the road to November!
Speakers: Representative Brend Lawrence and Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz Partner: MDJC Date: 4/30/2020 Location: Zoom
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, the event Progressive and Pro-Israel scheduled for April 19, at 11 am at Pipeline Philly is CANCELED. As important as the upcoming election is to all of us, the health, safety, and well-being of our supporters is our top priority. We hope to have this event rescheduled as either a webinar or an in-person event in the fall. We will let you know what we decide to do in the coming weeks. For those of you who have already purchased tickets we are offering 3 options. We can put the money you have paid…
Speakers: Representative Elissa Slotkin and Representative Susan Wild Partner: MDJC Date: 4/15/2020 Location: Zoom
Speaker: Representative Susan Wild Date: 12/8/2019 Location: Zipin Home
Speaker: Halie Soifer and Representative Susan Wild Partner: JDCA Location: Pipeline Philly Date: 9/15/2019
Speaker: Marc Friedenberg Date: 5/5/2019 Location: Zipin Home
The only way to defeat Trump and his awful agenda is to turn the Senate Blue. It is urgent that we support Senator Casey. He needs us and we need him! The Senator will be present at the event to answer any and all questions you may have. Sign up at this link: secure.actblue.com/donate/051718djop Photo from the Event:
Speaker: Representative Jennifer O’Mara, Saul Shorr Date: 12/2/2018 Location: Haverford Community Center Photos from the Event:
Speaker: Dick Polman Date: 9/16/2018 Location: Pipeline Philly Photos From The Event:
Please join us for brunch with Congressman Jamie Raskin, who represents Maryland’s 8th District, on Sunday, March 4, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. The event will take place at at Pipeline Philly, The Graham Building, 30 S. 15th Street, 15th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Though just a freshman, Congressman Raskin has already secured several leadership posts, including Vice-Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, Freshman Representative on the House Democratic Steering & Policy Committee, and Vice Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. Also participating will be Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-2). He will introduce his colleague and moderate the Q&A session…
DJOP invites you to an evening with David Daley, author of Rat F**ked: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America’s Democracy. In Rat F**ked, a slang term for political sabotage first invoked in the 1920s, Daley documents the GOP’s insidious strategy to redraw the electoral map in the U.S. to guarantee their majority in the House through 2020. Daley will discuss what separates this gerrymandering effort from previous efforts, and the role that technology and the Citizens United decision played in this scheme. State Senator Daylin Leach will be our moderator. Leach is currently running in the…
The 2018 midterm elections offer a critical opportunity for the Democratic Party. While it won’t be easy – due, in large part, to gerrymandering – our party has a realistic chance of taking back the U.S. House. One big step towards this goal: electing State Senator Daylin Leach to represent Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District. Incumbent Republican Pat Meehan is expected to face a highly competitive re-election battle in 2018. For one thing, when the president’s party controls the House, it typically faces an uphill battle retaining control in midterm elections. Furthermore, despite Meehan’s attempts to portray himself as not beholden…
Speaker: Senator Bob Casey Date: 5/17/2018 Location: Zipin Home
Speakers: Representative Jamie Raskin, Representative Dwight Evans Date: 3/4/2018 Location: Pipeline Philly
Speaker: David Daley Date: 10/30/2017 Location: Union Hall of UFCW Local 1776 Photos From The Event:
Speaker: Senator Daylin Leach Date: 9/10/2017 Location: Zipin Home
Speaker: Senator Bob Casey Date: 3/12/2017 Location: Madway Home
Speaker: Andy Borowitz Organizer: JACPAC Date: 9/26/2016 Location: Union League
Partner Groups: JACPAC, NJDC, WLN Date: 7/25/2016 Location: The Philadelphia Convention Center
Join DJOP on April 26 as we present Jefrey Pollock, founder and president of Global Strategy Group, one of the most respected political research and communication strategy firms in the country. Twice named Pollster of the Year by the American Association of Political Consultants, Jef is regularly sought by Democratic presidential candidates, governors, members of Congress, leading advocacy organizations, and Fortune 100 companies. To watch Jef Pollock’s recent interview with Chuck Todd MSNBC’s MTP Daily, visit bit.ly/JefPollock-MTPDaily. During the 2016 presidential election, Jef worked with Priorities USA Action, the largest PAC supporting Hillary Clinton. He is now involved in a…
Speaker: Jeffrey Pollock Date: 1/1/2016 Location: Aronchick Law Firm
Speaker: Ed Rendell Date: 10/1/2015 Location: Fox Rothchild Law Firm