Are your views 'pro-Israel' enough for your JCC?
I am a Jewish studies teacher and I love Israel; but if I don’t pass the JCC's 'Israel loyalty test,' what about the thousands more like me?
On Monday, I had to cut short my conversation with the CEO of the Washington, D.C. Jewish Community Center, Carole Zawatsky. Why? My fourth grade students were about to enter my classroom, a space adorned with Stars of David and Hebrew posters, for a lesson on Moses' leadership during the Ten Plagues.