Tanenbaum on ABC-TV with Sandra Bookman

Friends – ABC’s Here and Now with host Sandra Bookman sat down with us on MLK weekend to discuss rising hate crimes and anti-Semitism, and how Tanenbaum work to combat it. If you didn’t catch the interview live, you can watch it here!   Enjoy! Joyce and Mark

Confront Hate on Holocaust Remembrance Day

In a 2005 resolution, the U.N. designated January 27 as Holocaust Remembrance Day—and condemned without reserve all manifestations of religious violence.  Today, our remembrance of the victims of the Holocaust is unavoidably followed by more recent memories—of Jersey City, of Halle, of Pittsburgh—but also a convicting desire to combat their source.  In a recent evening […]

Watch Tanenbaum on ABC’s Here & Now, this Sunday at Noon

Friends – This week, we sat down with Sandra Bookman, host of the ABC show, Here & Now, to discuss Tanenbaum’s years of combating religious bigotry. The episode airs this Sunday, January 19 on ABC 7 News at noon! Tune in for a riveting conversation about the increase in religiously motivated hate crimes, and how […]

Remembering the Very Rev. James Morton

The other day, I received an official notice from Rev. Chloe Breyer via email, announcing the death of the founder of the Interfaith Center of New York. The Very Rev. James Morton, an icon and interreligious leader of enormous stature, had passed. Her tribute recalled the breadth of his contributions. I paused to think of […]

Lunar New Year is around the corner

Dear friends, Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is coming up on January 25th! The holiday is celebrated by many across Asia and around the world. Observances of Lunar New Year vary throughout the world, with a common theme of celebrating time together and gathering with family. Employees may require time off […]