Ritchie Torres on DEI, TikTok, and Black-Jewish Relations

In the latest episode of The Glue podcast by Jewish Federations, Congressman Ritchie Torres emerges as a compelling figure bridging progressive values with unwavering support for Israel. Despite his roots in progressive causes, Torres has become one of Congress's most outspoken advocates for Israel, all while fostering unity among diverse constituencies.

Hosted by Eric Fingerhut, this episode delves into Torres's efforts to strengthen bonds between the Black and Jewish communities, navigating diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) amidst rising antisemitism on college campuses, and the role of social media platforms like TikTok in exacerbating divisions and promoting hate. Listen here.


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