By Sophia Alder Did you know it was estimated that about 40% of US’s crops go uneaten each year (NRDC.org)? Farmers grow excess crops to account for unpredictability and are often left with a surplus, unable to afford the labor to donate the food themselves. That’s too much food that could go to those in […]

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י״ב במרחשון ה׳תשפ״א (October 30, 2020)

If passed, Question 3 will prevent farm animals from being crammed into cages so small they can’t even turn around or extend their limbs, as well as ensure that certain food items sold in the Commonwealth are compliant with these modest standards.

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י״א בתשרי ה׳תשע״ז (October 13, 2016)

Guest blog post by Danielle Bryant During the first few days of June I decided to sign up for a Jewish social justice ten-day vacation to Thailand with a program called Justifi. While there I helped young Thai children learn English and simultaneously soaked up Thai culture. It was a life-changing experience that was so […]

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ח׳ באלול ה׳תשע״ו (September 11, 2016)