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July 15, 2016 June 2016
May 31, 2016 May 2016
March 28, 2016 March 2016
February 21, 2016 February 2016
February 02, 2016 January 2016
December 18, 2015 December 2015
November 16, 2015 November 2015
November 10, 2015 October 2015
September 11, 2015 August 2015
September 11, 2015 September 2015
August 05, 2015 July 2015
August 04, 2015 May/June 2015
April 01, 2015 April 2015
March 01, 2015 March 2015
February 01, 2015 February 2015
January 01, 2015 January 2015
December 01, 2014 December 2014
November 01, 2014 November 2014
October 01, 2014 October 2014
September 01, 2014 September 2014
August 01, 2014 August 2014
July 01, 2014 July 2014
June 13, 2014 June 13, 2014
May 30, 2014 May 30, 2014
May 16, 2014 May 16, 2014
May 02, 2014 May 2, 2014
April 18, 2014 April 18, 2014
April 04, 2014 JSPAN Newsletter 4/4/14
March 21, 2014 March 21, 2014
March 07, 2014 March 7, 2014
February 21, 2014 February 21, 2014
February 07, 2014 February 7, 2014
January 24, 2014 Social Justice Advocacy and Education 2014
January 14, 2014 January 14, 2014
December 02, 2013 Hold The Line On Snap (Food Stamps)
November 18, 2013 Supreme Court Hears Legislative Prayer Case
October 22, 2013 The Revolution in Medical Genetics
October 07, 2013 Why Is Pa. Ground Zero for Same-Sex Marriage Fight?
September 26, 2013 Support the Pennsylvania Pass Act
September 11, 2013 High Holiday Issue - 5774 - Wishing you fulfillment and social justice in the New Year
August 23, 2013 JSPAN to Co-sponsor Medical Genetics Symposium
August 12, 2013 JSPAN Newsletter-The Revolution in Medical Genetics
September 06, 2012 We Need Your Help - So Does the America We Love
August 23, 2012 PA Voter ID Issue
August 09, 2012 Joining the Fight Against Voter ID
July 26, 2012 Abington Memorial Changes its Mind
July 12, 2012 2012 Social Justice Award Honoree Announced
June 28, 2012 The Roberts Court is Born
June 14, 2012 Optimistic on America's Healthcare Future
June 01, 2012 First Circuit Agrees with JSPAN – DOMA is Unconstitutional
May 29, 2012 Tracking Healthcare Changes
May 17, 2012 Annual Meeting, June 6, 2012
May 03, 2012 Death of a Fairy Tale
April 19, 2012 JSPAN Newsletter -Spring Issue
April 05, 2012 Passover Edition
March 22, 2012 Just 'Close Your Eyes'
March 08, 2012 Give Immigrant Students the Chance to DREAM
February 23, 2012 Purim Issue
February 09, 2012 Protecting the Important Right to Vote
January 26, 2012 Tu B'Shevat: New Year of the Trees
January 25, 2012 Tell Gov. Corbett: Stop the Asset Test for Food Stamps
January 17, 2012 Action Alert: Protect Voting Rights In Pennsylvania
January 16, 2012 Action Alert: Protect Voting Rights In Pennsylvania!
January 12, 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Issue
January 05, 2012 Martin Luther King Day Event
December 29, 2011 Our Unique Mission
December 14, 2011 Chanukah Issue
December 02, 2011 Call To Action For Public Education
November 18, 2011 The Nuremberg Trial – Its Lesson For Today
November 04, 2011 JSPAN Social Justice Award Honors Langer, Grogan & Diver, P.C
October 20, 2011 Why "Occupy Judaism" is Turning Point
October 06, 2011 What Should Food Stamps Be Able to Buy?
September 22, 2011 Protect Our Right to Anonymity
September 08, 2011 JSPAN Testifies Before City Council on Philadelphia Redistricting
August 25, 2011 JSPAN Sponsoring Program on Education Vouchers
August 17, 2011 Vouchers... Good for our Kids? Good for our Schools?
August 14, 2011 Vouchers... Good for our Kids? Good for our Schools?
July 30, 2011 Murdoch, Media & the Military
July 28, 2011 Murdoch, Media & the Military
July 14, 2011 Your Opinion Counts
July 01, 2011 Independence Day Edition
June 17, 2011 Hazleton Immigration Ordinance to get New Review
June 02, 2011 Can a Jew Legally Cancel his Jewishness?
May 19, 2011 Protecting Women's Reproductive Health Care
May 05, 2011 JSPAN Represented Before the PA Bar Association Constitutional Review Commission
April 22, 2011 JSPAN Goes on Record
April 07, 2011 Passover Edition
March 24, 2011 End-of-Life Choices - JSPAN Event on April 14
March 16, 2011 An Urgent Appeal from JSPAN: Japan Catastrophe Relief
March 10, 2011 Why Labor Issues Are Jewish Issues
February 24, 2011 Hold the Date… Triangle Fire Centennial
February 10, 2011 Interview with Ruthanne Madway, JSPAN’s New Director
January 27, 2011 JSPAN Names New Director
January 13, 2011 Equal Justice - Following the Dream
December 30, 2010 2011 Happy New Year Resolutions Edition
December 17, 2010 Race and the Criminal Justice System
December 02, 2010 Hanukah Greetings
November 19, 2010 Arlene Fickler, Esq. Receives Sixth Annual Social Justice Awa
November 04, 2010 Global Day of Jewish Learning
October 21, 2010 Do Not Stand Idly By!
October 07, 2010 Remembering Six Teen Suicides...
September 16, 2010 5771 - A Year of Hope
August 26, 2010 Wishing You the Best of New Years, L'Shana Tovah
August 12, 2010 JSPAN Announces 2010 Social Justice Award
July 22, 2010 It's Now Okay to Choose Hell!
July 01, 2010 Is Sexting Criminal Behavior? Not According to JSPAN Board!
June 25, 2010 PA's State Food Purchase Program Needs Full Support of Govern

Past Newsletters

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2010 Newsletters
July 16, 2010
July 2, 2010
June 18, 2010
June 4, 2010
May 21, 2010
May 7, 2010
April 23, 2010
April 9, 2010
March 26, 2010
March 12, 2010
February 26, 2010
February 12, 2010
January 29, 2010
January 15
January 1, 2010Saying Farewell to a Decade of Disappointments
2009 Newsletters
February 13, 2009 JSPAN Reflects on the Israeli Elections
January 23, 2009 A Prayer for Our Country
January 9, 2009 JSPAN Questions State Abstinence Education Program
2008 Newsletters
December 12, 2008  
November 28, 2008  
November 14, 2008  
October 17, 2008  
October 3, 2008  
September 19, 2008  
September 5, 2008  
August 22, 2008  
August 1, 2008  
July 18, 2008  
July 4, 2008 Hear Ye! Hear Ye! JSPAN Files Its First United States Supreme Court Brief!
June 20, 2008 JSPAN Offers Testimony Before PA Department of Aging
June 6, 2008 A D’var Torah for Shavuot
May 23, 2008 Representatives Leach and Shapiro Address JSPAN Fourth Annual Meeting
May 2, 2008 JSPAN Annual Meeting 2008 on May 19th
April 18, 2008 “Befriend The Stranger for You Were Strangers in the Land of Egypt”
April 4, 2008 Does Religion Have Any Legitimate Role to Play in a Political Campaign?
March 21, 2008 A Megillah for 5768
March 7, 2008 The Role of Religion in Political Campaigning
February 22, 2008 Judges, Not Juries, Should Determine Mental Retardation in Death Penalty Cases
February 8, 2008 Update On Preventing Jewish Genetic Diseases
January 25, 2008 Supreme Court Abandoning the Rights of Voters
January 11, 2008 Happy Tu B’Shevat
2007 Newsletters
December 28, 2007 JSPAN wishes you and your family a happy & healthy secular New Year
December 14, 2007 JSPAN Reaches a National Audience with “Ellery’s Protest”
November 30, 2007 May Our Chanukah Lights Help to Illuminate the Path to Peace in the Middle East
November 28, 2007 Support JSPAN in 2008
November 16, 2007 Outstanding Ceremony for JSPAN Social Justice Award
November 2, 2007 Justice! Pursue Justice!
October 19, 2007 Join us at the 2007 Social Justice Award
October 3, 2007 Moadim L’Simcha - A Joyous Holiday!
September 21, 2007 And To Break Asunder Every Yoke
September 7, 2007 L’SHANAH TOVAH - May the Year 5768 be One of Sweetness and of Peace!
August 17, 2007 Last chance to register for Gerrymander program with CLE credit option
August 3, 2007 Preparations for Election 2008
July 20, 2007 Shimon Peres, a JSPAN Program and the War on Poverty
July 6, 2007 Independence Day: We We Keep This Creed
June 22, 2007 Reflections on a Trip to Germany
June 8, 2007 Emergency Contraceptive Passes Committee
May 25 2007 Shavuot, Torah and Advocacy
May 11 2007 What’s New with JSPAN
April 27, 2007 April 23-30 Global Days for Darfur
April 13, 2007 The Days of Remembrance of the Holocaust: April 15-22, 2007
March 30, 2007 Passover 5767 / 2007
March 16, 2007 Perspectives on the Death Penalty
March 2, 2007 An Annual Purim Review of World News
February 16, 2007 American Jews Wrestle with Attitudes Toward Israel
February 2, 2007 Minimum Wage, Redistricting and Hunger Top Agenda for JSPAN
January 19, 2007 JSPAN Acts on Iraq Position
January 5, 2007 Film showing, death penalty poll, mood in Israel
2006 Newsletters
December 21, 2006 Happy Hanukkah from JSPAN
December 8, 2006  Pursuing a Progressive Agenda
November 22, 2006 Help The Hungry This Thanksgiving
November 10, 2006 JSPAN’s Post-Election Update
October 27, 2006 JSPAN continues fight for the separation of Church and State
October 20, 2006JSPAN prompts repudiation of Harris’ bigoted remarks
October 13, 2006Filling the Medicare Doughnut Hole on October 26th
September 29, 2006 Good Yontiff Greetings
September 14, 2006 Exciting Awards Reception Tuesday… will you be there?
September 6, 2006 Social Justice Award Presentation to Andrew Chirls and Larry Frankel
August 11, 2006 Rallying Around Israel
July 28, 2006 Walter Cronkite Comments on the Problems with the Medicare Drug Program
July 14, 2006 Special Alert - On the current state of affairs in Israel
July 13, 2006 Victory - Governor Signs Minimum Wage Bill
June 9, 2006 JSPAN addresses “Hot Button” Issues
June 1, 2006 JSPAN announces new director nominees
May 12, 2006Join Us for JSPAN’s Second Annual Meeting
April 24, 2006 JSPAN Remembers Arthur Hertzberg
April 11, 2006Four Questions for Passover
April 4, 2006 JSPAN Reflects on Israel Elections
March 17, 2006 JSPAN Presents “The Iraq War: Picking Up the Pieces”
March 3, 2006 Redistricting Gone Rampant
February 17, 2006 Reflections
February 3, 2006Restating the Union
January 16, 2006JSPAN in the New Year
2005 Newsletters
December 23, 2005 Happy Chanukah from JSPAN
December 12, 2005 Questioning the Judge
December 2, 2005 Darfur, I.D., & Declarations
November 27, 2005 Confronting Intelligent Design
October 31, 2005 JSPAN tackles Iraq
October 1, 2005 L’Shanna Tova: Happy New Year
September 14, 2005 Honoring Burt Siegel
August 9, 2005
July 5, 2005
June 9, 2005
May 14, 2005
May 6, 2005
March 25, 2005
March 10, 2005
February 23, 2005