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Jonathan Klein

Participates in 1 Session

Rabbi Jonathan Klein has served as the Executive Director at Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice since 2009. Ordained at Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion in 1997, Rabbi Klein has served congregations in Flagstaff, Arizona and Rye, New York, served three years directing Reform Movement’s College Department, then eight years as the Director of USC Hillel and a year at Progressive Jewish Alliance before arriving at CLUE. With Civil Disobedience arrests in support of demilitarization of El Salvador in 1989, in opposition to New York police brutality in 1999, in support of immigration reform in 2010, Walmart workers in 2015 and Black security officers in 2017, Rabbi Klein organizes and mobilizes faith leaders to suspend their privilege in order to protect and celebrate the marginalized and disenfranchised of Southern California and beyond. Also an animal rights activist, he recently founded a multi-faith-based response to animal cruelty, Faith Action For Animals. He currently serves on the boards of the ACLU of Southern California, Interfaith Communities United for Justice and Peace, and Chicago-based Interfaith Worker Justice. He is also an elected delegate to the California Democratic Party, representing Assembly District 51. Rabbi Klein is the proud father of three children and is married to Tera Klein.


Sessions in which Jonathan Klein participates

Monday 19 March, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Jonathan Klein attends

Monday 19 March, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
1:45 PM
8:30 PM
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
CCIsraelLive Stream

We are sorry to share that Tzipi Livni will not be able to join us at CCAR Convention. We received word from her personally that she regrets not being able to attend due to the situation with the government in Israel. In place of that program, we are delighted to announce a unique, innovative event about Israel, featuring our MARAM colleagues.Dor chadash: Engaging with the Next Generation of Israeli Rabbinic Leadership.Please join us for this creative and all too rare oppor...

Gilad Kariv


Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM | 30 minutes