Location: Chicago

January 2018

Lizzy Temkin

Lizzy Temkin is the Project Coordinator of the Education Equity Project at Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights. Prior to this role, the bulk of Lizzy’s work was in the field of education with experience assisting first-generation students on their … Continue reading

5th Jan, 2018

Alexandra Corwin

Alexandra Corwin is an Education Coordinator, teacher and community organizer with Workmen’s Circle in Chicago, where she enjoys shaping Jewish education for children that overlaps with the arts, anti-racism, feminism and environmental stewardship. A graduate of DePaul University with a … Continue reading

3rd Jan, 2018

December 2017

Molly Block

Molly Block was born and raised in the city of Chicago. She has been involved in Jewish activism against the Israeli occupation, including serving as a Hivekeeper for IfNotNow, and is also deepening her knowledge and involvement in housing and … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Meaghan Ryan Murphy

Meaghan Ryan Murphy currently serves as the Deputy Finance Director for Fritz Kaegi’s campaign for the office of Cook County Assessor. She is an editor, researcher, and organizer with a background in journalism, having covered politics and policy for Bloomberg … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Mariah Balaban

Mariah Balaban is the Grants and Planning Director at Free Write Arts & Literacy in Chicago. After working for 10 years in corporate media, she changed careers to work in a New York City foster care agency as a Program … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Mari Cohen

Mari Cohen is a Reporting Fellow at Injustice Watch, a nonprofit journalism organization that exposes social and institutional injustice in Chicago and around the nation. She graduated from the University of Chicago with a degree in History and English and … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Lydia Greenberg

Lydia Greenberg’s interfaith upbringing in the beautiful city of Oakland, California was the beginning of her interest in social justice. She went on to receive a BA in Gender & Women’s Studies and Art History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Liron David

Liron David is a staff lawyer and social worker at Enosh, the Israeli Mental Health Association, for which she works remotely from her temporary home of Evanston, Illinois. With professional experience in the Israeli Supreme Court and Ministry of Justice, … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Kayla Ginsburg

Kayla Ginsburg is an artist living and working in Chicago, after graduating from Smith College with a BA in History and Film Studies. A general Jill-of-all-trades, her collaborative spirit and wandering toes have brought her to projects both nationally and … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017

Jonah Krischer

Jonah Krischer is a reporter at the Chicago Reporter, where he uses data and storytelling to investigate police misconduct and other issues in the criminal justice system. He was born and raised in Minnesota (as Jonah Newman) and graduated in … Continue reading

18th Dec, 2017
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