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Justine Orlovsky-Schnitzler

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Author photo for blogger, Justine Orlovsky-Schnitzler (2017).

Justine Orlovsky-Schnitzler is a 2017 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She works as an organizer for Carolina Jews for Justice, which seeks to provide a uniquely Jewish voice on major social issues facing North Carolinians. In her spare time, she is a volunteer coordinator for the Carolina Abortion Fund, an active member of the Democratic Socialists of America, a trained doula, and an avid baker. She is currently balancing law school applications with freelance writing projects and intends to work in reproductive justice.

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Carolina Jews for Justice at HKonJ, February 12, 2017

Organizing Jewishly in North Carolina

When I started college, I didn’t expect to get involved with Jewish organizing. I was Jewish because other people saw me as such—despite my mixed-religious parentage and upbringing, I was always the odd kid out. Never quite Jewish enough to become a bat mitzvah, but enough to be the subject of slurs, wielded by children who had never met Jewish people before.

 

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