Carly Pildis is a political organizer and advocacy professional based in Washington, D.C. Her Twitter feed is @carlypildis, and her website is www.carlypildis.com.
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Ilhan Omar’s Guide to Israel

The controversial congresswoman is headed to the Holy Land. Here’s an itinerary that will help her see a few things that might change her heart and her mind.

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How to Talk About Israel and Palestine

Don’t try to save the people on either side of the conflict. Just listen to them.

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Stop Wasting Time Arguing About Concentration Camps

And focus on ending our humanitarian disaster at the border

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What I Learned at the D.C. Dyke March

Listen to those directly affected. Show up. And never lose sight of the bigger picture.

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Leave the Holocaust Out of Your Abortion Debate

Don’t desecrate the memory of female survivors while taking away women’s right to choose

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Once We Were Free

Mourning the era of American Jewish freedom

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Enough Is Enough

Universities and colleges are failing to protect Jewish students. It must stop.

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Why We Need to Do More to Fight Islamophobia

After the Christchurch massacre, time to double down on partnerships and inclusion

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Make It Work

The Democratic Party and American Jews must not take each other for granted

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Cops Don’t Make All Jews Feel Safer

Our synagogues need a police presence that makes all of us feel safe—including those who are terrified of police

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Why I Still Want the Women’s March to Succeed

An open letter from one of the group’s earliest critics offers thanks to the march leaders for what they’ve gotten right and suggestions for what they need to do now

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The Women’s March Must Listen to Jewish Women NOW

If the march leadership doesn’t take action now, the march itself will become a footnote as other women take the reins of American feminism for themselves

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Even the Women’s March Apology Erases Jewish Women

The movement’s leaders treat calls for accountability from Jewish allies as personal attacks or right-wing smears, but the criticism they face is the result of their own actions

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Enough Is Enough: Alyssa Milano Drops Support for Women’s March

Unless the Women’s March can live up to its own ideals it will destroy itself with hate

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Stop Erasing the Jewish Victims of Anti-Semitic Violence

Why do so many Americans seem uncomfortable with the particular nature of the attack—its apparent motive, its specific victims—in Pittsburgh?

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Anti-Zionism Has No Place in the Progressive Movement

Campus Week: A guide for Jewish students and their elders

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My Happy American Multicultural Family Is Frightened

‘Every day there are new questions: What does it mean to raise a black Jewish daughter in the age of Trump? How do we keep her safe? How do we give her a Judaism that will embrace and love her?’

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How Jewish Progressives Can Stand Up Against Left Anti-Semitism

We must fight progressive anti-Semitism from the inside, before it destroys the social justice movements we helped to build—and alters the core values and political attachments of American Jewry

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It’s Not (Only) About Farrakhan

The Women’s March has been ignoring Jewish women and anti-Semitism from the start

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