Jews United for Justice, Interview #1

Item

Title

Jews United for Justice, Interview #1

Description

This interview talks about how Jews United for Justice is maintaining safety, engaging their volunteer community, and adapting their outreach efforts during the pandemic.

Date Created

August 21, 2020

Interviewer

Iman AbdouKarim
Fatima Bamba
Kayla Wheeler (advisor)

Interviewee

Molly Amster

Community

Jews United for Justice

State

Maryland

Place

Baltimore

Genre

Oral history

Subject

Social Justice
Activism
Zoom
Volunteers/Service
COVID safety protocols

Language

English

Table Of Contents

00:05:17: Organizational mission
00:09:32 Community Building; Assessment of work; Challenges enacting social change
00:16:10 Organizational Mission; Assessment of relief work
00:21:40 Theological understandings of social justice and activism.
00:26:18 Assessment of relief work; practices to accommodate social distancing
00:29:15 mourning and remembrance; practices to accommodate social distancing
00:32:40 Assessment of relief work
00:35:51 Impact of Coronavirus on privileged communities
00:38:27 Relationship with government