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Bring Immigration Reform to Your Seder Table

April CEO Report 2014 | April 14, 2014

Every year at the Passover Seder we imagine walking alongside ancient ancestors on a journey from slavery to freedom. This Passover, consider the more recent journeys your family took when they migrated to America. Download Bend the Arc’s Haggadah supplement to bring immigration reform to your Seder.

What Would Your Bubbe Think?

April Newsletter | April 14, 2014

That’s the question that Bend the Arc, and nearly a dozen partners who joined our effort, asked House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. This month, our ongoing effort in support of comprehensive immigration reform took thousands of your voices from around the country directly into the office of the man who has the power to bring this issue to a vote. 

Why Immigration Reform Is A Jewish Issue

National Journal | April 11, 2014

Stosh Cotler, Bend the Arc CEO, writes in the National Journal about a familiar story among today's immigrants, who are trapped in the middle of a fierce national debate about immigration reform. But it's also a story about her grandfather, who fled pogroms in Kiev 100 years ago, and found his home in the United States.

Queer Passover Seder Helped Me Reclaim Judaism

The Jewish Daily Forward | April 7, 2014

Stosh Cotler, our CEO, writes about a Passover Seder that changed her life.

Politico Ad: Eric Cantor, What would your bubbe think?

Politico | April 3, 2014

Bend the Arc ran a full-page ad in Politico, ratcheting up the pressure on Majority Leader Eric Cantor to bring comprehensive immigration reform to a vote on the House floor. The ad, titled “Eric Cantor, What Would Your Bubbe Think?” appealed to the Majority Leader’s own immigrant roots.