AN OPEN STATEMENT TO THE MUSLIM COMMUNITY OF CENTRAL NEW YORK

The Jewish Federation of Central New York strongly condemns the intolerant, inflammatory and morally reprehensible anti-Muslim rhetoric currently running rampant through American political statements. Religious freedom is a core principle of our country and respect for individuals of all faiths is a central principle in Judaism.  We cannot stay silent while anyone attempts to violate […]

FEDERATION BOARD STATEMENT ON IRAN TREATY

This summer’s national debate on the Iran Deal (the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action–JCOPA) has been one of the most divisive in recent history. The Iran Deal debate was also contentious in greater Syracuse, where the Jewish Federation of Central New York serves a large and diverse community. Federation leadership decided to respect the diversity […]