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Lo Alecha HaMelacha Ligmor

    Lo Alecha HaMelacha Ligmor – My Time with Tzedek so far All in all, my first day at Tzedek was pretty surreal. The charity is based near Baker Street, and the combination of my love of Sherlock with … Continue reading

Zionist Youth Council Learning Event

  Last night the Zionist Youth Council hosted a cross-communal learning event in support of the three kidnapped Israeli Teenagers.  The night was run along the of pidyon shvuyim (the redemption of captives). The night started off with an introduction … Continue reading

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Shnat-Netzer 2013/14: Reflections on a Journey

The English Shnatties saying goodbye at the airport: October 2013   Two RSY-Netzer shnatties saying the prayer for going on a journey before boarding the plane: October 2013 It is not possible for me to talk about my journey with Shnat Netzer … Continue reading

LJY-Netzer & Yom Hashoah

LJY-Netzer & Yom Hashoah

Not many people know that there is a Holocaust memorial in Hyde Park in London. But passing tourists may have noticed it last Sunday when over 600 representatives of the Jewish community gathered there for an open air Yom HaShoah … Continue reading

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TOTY – Ani v’atah n’shaneh et ha’olam: Political Action

LJY-Netzer is steeped in a rich tradition of social action. Time and time again- whether it is through charity work whilst on Tours, raising awareness whilst on camps or our set piece events such as Mitzvah Day; LJY-Netzer has long … Continue reading

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Sign on the Green Line!

  Keep checking this page for links to new articles on the green line campaign. The campaign is to encourage institutions and organisations to only use contemporary maps of Israel that have the correct green lines on them, outlining the … Continue reading

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Liberal Judaism’s letter to the Jewish Leadership Council on Israel

The Jewish Leadership Council has been consulting its community representatives on an initiative led by Israel’s Justice Minister to look at the character of Israel as a Jewish and Democratic state. Lucian J. Hudson, Chairman of Liberal Judaism, represented the … Continue reading

Veidah Minutes

Shalom! Back in January we had a fantastic veidah where nearly 30 motions were passed. To see a list of those motions head here, but to read the fabulously entertaining minutes, download the document below. Veidah 5774 Minutes Final (Thanks … Continue reading

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LJY-Netzer and Feminism

On Veidah, LJY-Netzer’s annual decision-making event for Galim and Bogrim, we passed a motion resolving to align LJY Netzer with the feminist movement and educate chanichim on feminism and the pursuit of equality. Although inherent in the ideology of Liberal … Continue reading

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Passed Veidah Motions 2014

Shalom Chaverim! Please find the passed motions document from Veidah 2014 below. We are sure many of you are aware of the fantastic new themes, schemes, changes and improvements that have been started as a result of your motions and discussions, … Continue reading

Alignment with the Feminist Movement

Shalom chaverim,   Veidah 2014  voted in the motion: ‘LJY-Netzer will formally align itself with the feminist movment’   In order to be clear what was meant by this and how this affects our ideology,  a new paragraph has been … Continue reading

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2014/15 Social Action Project – Mental Health

  Every two years, LJY-Netzer picks a new social action project to work on. This year, attendees at Veidah, LJY’s annual decision-making event, decided our social action project for at least the next two years is mental health, in association … Continue reading

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Charity of the Year 2014!

On this years Veidah there was a particularly interesting and lively debate surrounding who should be LJY’s charity of the year. Whilst there were a number of extremely worthy causes put forward, there is one which I believe is particularly … Continue reading

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Sammy G speaks… the Circle of CoYoCo.

What’s happening LJY-Netzer? It’s your faithful CoYoCo here hitting you up with a little article about the power of community work. I see a lot of you beautiful people around the communities when I visit and run activities, but havn’t … Continue reading

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Mazkirut… giving Bogrim a shot in the foot!

  On the 8th of November the three movement workers along with 7 Bogrim descended on Bristol for Mazkriut. Mazkirut is a combination of both a decision making forum and a social event for our Bogrim, a chance for our … Continue reading

The new Hadracha Course: “A fantastic experience”

By Rebekah Quixano Henriques The 1st November 2013 marked the start of LJY Netzer’s new Hadracha (leadership) Course for LJY-Netzer chaverim (members) aged 15-18. The course commenced with a Hadracha Seminar. Similar weekends have run before but this year, antics … Continue reading

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YESSS! What a SUCCESSS!

YESSS! On saturday the 26th of October, 13 chanichim from Yamim descended on the Liberal Jewish Synagogue in St Johns Wood for the Yamim Extra-Special Social Saturday. A brand new event in the LJY-Netzer calendar. A great day was had … Continue reading

Morocco Tour – Whats next?

Morocco Tour – Whats next?

This year in June, LJY-Netzer sent 20 Bogrim, 1 Movement Worker and 1 Communities Youth Coordinator to Morocco on a coexistence Tour with the Bristol based media and creative arts interfaith group Salaam Shalom. This tour was very successful, and … Continue reading

Download the 5774 Calendar & October Events Publicity

Please download, stick to your fridge, wrap your presents in and make paper planes out of the LJY-Netzer 5774 Calendar available to download here! Also, find out about more about our October events here. APOW, NOW and YESSS! are coming … Continue reading

Chinuch Article – Israel History & Optimism

Israel, History and Optimism – By Ben Leibowitz   It was 20 years ago today that, under a perfectly blue sky and a sparkling sun, Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin stepped out onto the manicured White House Lawns and performed … Continue reading

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