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Tikkun Olam @GJC Upcoming Events

Gerrymandering
Sunday, December 3, 11 AM.  A Women of GJC event, presented by Fair Districts PA.

Interfaith Hospitality Network guests at GJC
December 3-17.  To volunteer, contact Debbie Stern.

A Civil Tongue: How to Talk About Tough Issues Facing Us Today
Wednesday, December 5, 7-9 PM.  Follow up the engaging, important talk Chris Satullo gave on Yom Kippur afternoon at the annual Bregman Program by engaging in a dialogue that will emphasize the importance of understanding rather than convincing, model how we can talk to one another—to family and friends, fellow congregants, and others—even when we have profound disagreements. Want to reserve a space or have questions? Contact George Stern.
What to Expect

Philadelphia as a Sanctuary City
Saturday, December 9, 1:00 PM.  Dorshei Derekh's 11th Annual Stefan Presser Memorial Shabbat, with Councilwoman Helen Gym and Peter Pedemonti, Executive Director of the New Sanctuary Movement.

White Supremacy, Racism, and Anti-Semitism
Saturday, January 13, 1 PM.  Granger Shabbat with Professor Howard Stevenson and Rabbi Mordechai Liebling.