The Moral Voice We Need Right Now

Human rights need your voice.

Cry aloud; do not be silent. Lift up your voice like a shofar. — Isaiah 58:1

Our Statements

  • November 13, 2018

    T’ruah Horrified and Alarmed by Escalation of Violence on the Gaza-Israel Border

    We mourn the human losses on both sides and call on both sides to do everything within their power to prevent a war that would solve nothing and result in more tragic losses for both Israelis and Palestinians.

  • October 27, 2018

    T’ruah Responds to Shooting at Tree of Life Synagogue

    Tonight, we mourn with the members of Tree of Life Synagogue, Congregation Dor Hadash, New Light Congregation and the entire Jewish community of Pittsburgh. We…
  • October 10, 2018

    T’ruah Opposes ‘Public Charge’ Rule Targeting Low-Income Immigrants

    T’ruah Executive Director Rabbi Jill Jacobs said, “As Jews, we will not be silent while this morally bankrupt administration tries to force families to choose feeding and housing their children and living together with them in safety. Our country is acting as another Sodom: A place that passes laws forbidding humane treatment of those seeking refuge here and where injustice masquerades as rule of law.”