The Rabbinic Moral Voice We Need Right Now

Our network of rabbis and cantors is 1,800 strong. Human rights need your voice.

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

Our Statements

  • February 24, 2017

    Israel, Reverse Your Decision to Deny Visa for Human Rights Watch Researcher

    T’ruah calls on Israel to reverse its decision to deny a work visa to a Human Rights Watch researcher. A respected human rights organization that operates in 90 countries, Human Rights Watch performs the necessary function of monitoring government activities that violate human rights. Human Rights Watch has previously shown its commitment to rising above politics by criticizing the human rights record of both Israel and of the Palestinian leadership, including Hamas.

  • February 24, 2017

    Israeli Government’s Attack on the Human Rights of Bedouin Citizens Erode the Chance for Peace

      T’ruah condemns the ongoing demolition of Bedouin villages across the West Bank and in the Negev, including the destruction of homes, mosques, and schools.…
  • January 25, 2017

    Rabbinic Statement on Trump’s Un-American Ban on Refugees

    T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights condemns in the strongest terms this week’s expected Executive Orders, which effectively close our borders to Muslims, and flagrantly violate America’s longstanding, values-driven commitment to serving as a safe haven for refugees. We likewise oppose any attempts to impose a “values test” on prospective immigrants as a backdoor method of screening on the basis of religion.