JCRC Condemns Insurrection in Washington, D.C.

JCRC Condemns Insurrection in Washington, D.C.

Calls for the Acceptance of the Electoral College Results Tonight January 6, 2021 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “For American democracy—its wellspring, ...

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JCRC Condemns Insurrection in Washington, D.C.

Calls for the Acceptance of the Electoral College Results Tonight January 6, 2021 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “For American democracy—its wellspring, ...

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JCRC Joins Jews Worldwide Celebrating Israel-Morocco Normalization

JCRC Joins Jews Worldwide Celebrating Israel-Morocco Normalization

Dec. 11, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The recent announcement that Israel and Morocco agreed to re-establish full diplomatic relations is welcome news to ...

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JCRC Joins Jews Worldwide Celebrating Israel-Morocco Normalization

Dec. 11, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The recent announcement that Israel and Morocco agreed to re-establish full diplomatic relations is welcome news to ...

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JCRC Welcomes Conviction of Terrorist who Planned Dar Al-Farooq Bombing

JCRC Welcomes Conviction of Terrorist who Planned Dar Al-Farooq Bombing

Dec. 10, 2020          Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The JCRC welcomes a federal jury’s conviction of the Illinois man who planned and executed the heinous ...

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JCRC Welcomes Conviction of Terrorist who Planned Dar Al-Farooq Bombing

Dec. 10, 2020          Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The JCRC welcomes a federal jury’s conviction of the Illinois man who planned and executed the heinous ...

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JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

November 18, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “Today, the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) received the following note from ...

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JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

November 18, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “Today, the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) received the following note from ...

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JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

Nov. 11, 2020  Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement following the historic 2020 election: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the ...

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JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

Nov. 11, 2020  Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement following the historic 2020 election: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the ...

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JCRC Mourns Loss of Judith Meisel, z”l

JCRC Mourns Loss of Judith Meisel, z”l

November 5, 2020 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement after the passing of Judith Meisel, z’’l: “Judith lived history.  Almost precisely 77 years ...

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JCRC Mourns Loss of Judith Meisel, z”l

November 5, 2020 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement after the passing of Judith Meisel, z’’l: “Judith lived history.  Almost precisely 77 years ...

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JCRC Applauds Imminent Peace Treaty between Israel and Sudan

JCRC Applauds Imminent Peace Treaty between Israel and Sudan

October 26, 2020 In September, the JCRC published a commentary in the Star Tribune applauding the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  In our piece we noted that “this summer’s historic agreement … exemplifies ...

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JCRC Applauds Imminent Peace Treaty between Israel and Sudan

October 26, 2020 In September, the JCRC published a commentary in the Star Tribune applauding the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  In our piece we noted that “this summer’s historic agreement … exemplifies ...

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In Solidarity with Red Lake Nation

In Solidarity with Red Lake Nation

October 18, 2020 We are outraged to learn that a welcome sign to the Red Lake Indian Reservation was vandalized with a swastika and “Trump 2020” graffiti. The JCRC echoes the message of our Lt. Governor, Peggy Flanagan, enrolled tribal citizen of ...

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In Solidarity with Red Lake Nation

October 18, 2020 We are outraged to learn that a welcome sign to the Red Lake Indian Reservation was vandalized with a swastika and “Trump 2020” graffiti. The JCRC echoes the message of our Lt. Governor, Peggy Flanagan, enrolled tribal citizen of ...

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JCRC Implores the President to Denounce White Supremacism

JCRC Implores the President to Denounce White Supremacism

September 30, 2020 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The president’s refusal to condemn white supremacism at last night’s debate is troubling and ...

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JCRC Implores the President to Denounce White Supremacism

September 30, 2020 Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The president’s refusal to condemn white supremacism at last night’s debate is troubling and ...

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