by Leslie Brier
This piece was first given as a speech at the WRJ Board of Directors Meeting at HUC-JIR in New York, NY on June 1, 2015.
Nine months ago, I accepted a position as one of the Women of Reform Judaism representatives to the United Nations, continuing the work of many women before me to ensure that our voices are being heard when policy is being made that affect all of us and to keep WRJ sisterhoods abreast of social injustices to the human family.
WRJ has been part of the United Nations since it’s inception. Dr. Jane Evans, Executive Director for 43 years of what was then the... Read More