Articles, Interviews & Op-Eds

Published in 2017

Feminist Magazine
KPFK (90.7 fm) | August 15, 2017

Local Jewish community tackles hunger
Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle  | August 7, 2017 

Confronting Women's Hunger
Ms. Blog | August 3, 2017

This is Hunger exhibit brings hunger awareness to Little Rock
THV 11 | July 29, 2017

Touring Exhibit Hopes To Reduce Hunger In Arkansas
KUAR, KUAF | July 28, 2017

It Takes A Village To Stem Hunger
Northwest Arkansas | July 23, 2017

Fayetteville Folkus
KPSQ (97.3 fm) | July 22, 2017

'This is Hunger' Exhibit to Open in Fayetteville
NWA | July 21, 2017

Native American students tackle food insecurity with agriculture initiative
SW Times | July 18, 2017

This Is Hunger
KUAF | July 17, 2017

'This Is Hunger' Interactive Exhibit To Visit Downtown Fayetteville In July
University of Arkansas | July 17, 2017

Exhibit urges people to find broader response to solving world hunger issues
KTUL | July 17, 2017

Free 'This Is Hunger' Exhibit In Tulsa Through Wednesday
News On 6 | July 16, 2017

‘This is Hunger’ exhibit coming to Tulsa
Tulsa World | July 15, 2017

'This Is Hunger' exhibit visiting Overland Park speaks to breadth of problem
The Kansas City Star | July 12, 2017

[Audio – begins at 30:25] A Jewish Response to Hunger
KC Cares | July 12, 2017

'This Is Hunger' traveling exhibit parks in Kansas City to raise awareness
The Kansas City Star | July 12, 2017

Glimpsing Hunger Close To Home
JWMG | July 5, 2017

This Is Hunger. MAZON Exhibit on Wheels Rolls Cross Country on a Mission to End Hunger in America
My Jewish Detriot | June 29, 2017

“42 million Americans are going hungry:” Trailer traveling the country sends powerful message
FOX6 Now | June 23, 2017

When It Comes To Hunger, ‘Our Community Isn’t Immune’
TC Jewfolk | June 21, 2017

This Week In Chicago: Hunger, From Feeding The Poor To Feeding Yourself
Forward | June 17, 2017

Exhibition coming to St. Louis in July will show 'hunger looks like you and me’
KWMU (NPR) | June 14, 2017

'This Is Hunger' Exhibit Tour
Daily North Shore | June 8, 2017

Tips & Tactics for Tackling The Top Topics Facing Our Nation
Breaking Through with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner (podcast) | June 3, 2017

A Nastier, More Brutish Budget
The Philadelphia Exponent | May 31, 2017

Mandel JCC interactive exhibit focuses on hunger crisis
Cleveland Jewish News | May 30, 2017

The Jewish Case Against Trump’s Budget From Hell
The Forward | May 26, 2017

The Biggest Bully Is The School Itself - And Lawyers Can Help Put An End To This
Above The Law | May 26, 2017

Trump's Plan to Kick People Off Food Stamps Is an "Attack on the Poor," Activists Say
Truthout | May 25, 2017

This Is Hunger Open to All at Emanu-El 
The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle | May 25, 2017

Live Interview: Josh Protas regarding Trump budget
Michaela (HLN) | May 23, 2017 

Left Behind: Military Families, Veterans and Hunger
Add Passion and Stir (podcast) | May 23, 2017

Nationally touring 'This Is Hunger' illuminates a quiet crisis 
Freshwater Cleveland | May 21, 2017

Mobile exhibit highlights ‘food insecurity’ at Hamden stop
New Haven Register | May 7, 2017

Visiting MAZON: This Is Hunger
Bklyner | April 21, 2017

Serving their country, struggling to feed their families
KPCC (NPR) | April 18, 2017

Combating Hunger With Jewish Values 
The Philadelphia Jewish Voice | April 15, 2017

MAZON Brings Interactive, Traveling Anti-Hunger Exhibit To New York 
The Forward | April 14, 2017

The Government's Bitter Herb Budget
The Forward | April 7, 2017

This Is Hunger
New Jersey Jewish News | April 7, 2017

Jewish Organization Feeds Minds, Hearts with Traveling Exhibit: This Is Hunger
PJ Media | April 1, 2017

GOP lawmaker: The Bible says 'if a man will not work, he shall not eat' 
The Washington Post | March 31, 2017

MAZON 'This Is Hunger' Mobile Comes to Teaneck April 3-5
Jewish Link of New Jersey | March 30, 2017

House panel discusses SNAP program, work requirements
USA TODAY | March 28, 2017

MAZON truck travels the nation to spread hunger awareness
FiOS1 | March 26, 2017

42.2 Million Americans Are Hungry, Not Lazy
Thrive Global | March 24, 2017

Millions of American Children Go To Bed Hungry: Their Parents Are Not Lazy!
The Huffington Post | Mark 23, 2017

Jewish Organizations Call for Awareness of Food Insecurity on Campus
Jewish Exponent | March 22, 2017

MAZON 'tractor-trailer' exhibit coming to Teaneck
New Jersey Jewish Standard | March 15, 2017

Traveling Exhibit Tour Stops In Philadelphia To Teach About Hunger
CBS Philly | March 13, 2017

Work by women photographers in Santa Monica exhibit bound by dedication to social justice
Los Angeles Times | March 11, 2017

Hunger Exhibit Touring Philadelphia Area Hits Home
Jewish Exponent | March 8, 2017

'Hunger doesn't look the way you think it looks'
WHYY (NPR) | March 8, 2017

Hunger Exhibit Touring Philadelphia Area Hits Home
Jewish Exponent | March 8, 2017

Empty plates in the land of plenty
Broad Street Review | March 7, 2017

MAZON Sheds Light on America's Hidden Hunger
Kol HaBirah | March 2, 2017

'MAZON Truck' Hunkers Down At Baltimore Hebrew Congregation
J More | February 27, 2017

BHC 'Hunger' Exhibit Gives Voice to Those Struggling
Baltimore Jewish Times | February 24, 2017

Why we need Congress to help more military families qualify for food aid
The San Diego Union-Tribune | February 23, 2017

Davis seeks food help for enlisted military families
San Diego Jewish World | February 16, 2017

Congresswoman Susan Davis Re-Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Food Assistance to Military Families
Susan Davis Press Release | February 16, 2017

Group of UVA Students Braids, Sells Bread to Fight Hunger 
NBC 29 | February 2, 2017

Some neighbors are hungry, though we might not know it
Phoenix Jewish News | January 25, 2017

MAZON Exhibit Demonstrates What Hunger Is 
Atlanta Jewish Times | January 24, 2017

Synagogues to host hunger awareness exhibit
South Florida Sun-Sentinel | January 23, 2017

Highlighting hunger in America
Texas Jewish Post | January 19, 2017

Exhibit on hunger informs, moves Tucsonans
Arizona Jewish Post | January 19, 2017

Dallas Learns About Hunger Through Interactive Exhibit 
NBC 5 | January 15, 2017

'This Is Hunger' Exhibit Stops In Dallas, Spotlights Millions Who Go Without
KERA (NPR) | January 13, 2017

Traveling Exhibit on Hunger Comes to DMV
Jewish Food Experience | January 8, 2017

National "Hunger" exhibit to visit Tucson this weekend 
ABC 9 |January 6, 2017

Exhibit highlighting hunger in the US makes its way to Tucson 
FOX 11 | January 5, 2017

Published in 2016

Traveling exhibit explores hunger
Phoenix Jewish News | December 28, 2016

'This Is Hunger,' coming to Tucson J, challenges stereotypes
Arizona Jewish Post | December 15, 2016

This is what hunger looks like, according to Irvine exhibit 
The Orange County Register | December 12, 2016

El niño de la nevera vacía y otras imágenes que exhiben el hambre en EEUU
Univision | December 9, 2016

Minnesota's Krikava intensifies anti-hunger movement
Agweek | December 5, 2016

This Is Hunger
The Argonaut | November 23, 2016

The right vehicle to spread their message about hunger
The Jewish Journal | November 22, 2016

Experiential exhibit humanizes hunger through modern multimedia
The Hagstrom Report | November 21, 2016

LA nonprofit raises awareness of hunger in a new way: a big rig
KPCC (NPR) | November 17, 2016

Come Face-to-Face with Hunger in MAZON's Mobile Exhibit
L.A. Parent | November 13, 2016

MAZON, "This Is Hunger" Exhibit Launching Soon, Touring 30+ Cities 
eJewish Philanthropy | October 28, 2016

'Hunger': Addressing an everyday problem in the U.S. 
Jewish Journal | August 25, 2016

Military Hunger and You: Poll Results
Spousebuzz.com | August 25, 2016

Abby J. Leibman & Cristin Orr Shiffer: An inexcusable hunger
The Virginian-Pilot | July 10, 2016

In D.C., Tucson’s unique Jewish-Latino Teen Coalition advocates for the poor
AZ Jewish Post | May 12, 2016

Jewish community, union leaders share ideals at Labor Seder
New Jersey Jewish News | May 4, 2016

7 Delicious Ways to Celebrate Passover in LA
ZAGAT | April 20, 2016

Military families sacrifice for us; can’t we feed them?
San Diego Jewish World | March 28, 2016

Nonprofit targets food insecurity in military
Washington Jewish Week | February 3, 2016

To the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture: Keep our troops fed
The Jewish Journal | January 21, 2016

Military Commissary Food Stamp Use Drops
SpouseBuzz | January 14, 2016

Jewish group testifies to Congress about hunger in US military families
Jewishva | January 13, 2016

Jewish Charity Testifies To Congress About Hunger in US Military Families
Forward | January 13, 2016

Jewish group testifies to Congress about hunger in US military families
Jewish Telegraphic Agency | January 13, 2016

Food Stamp Formula Shouldn't Factor in Housing Allowances: Advocates
Military.com | January 12, 2016

 

Published in 2015

The senior stages
AZ Jewish News | December 16, 2015

Alaskans should never let our veterans go hungry
Alaska Dispatch News | November 9, 2015

Plymouth lawmaker honored for healthy eating initiative
Sun Sailor | September 17, 2015

Hayden, Anderson awarded for creation of Healthy Eating, Here at Home initiative
Insight News | September 17, 2015

Lawmakers introduce bill to help tribes battle child hunger
Santa Fe New Mexican | September 15, 2015

 

Published in 2014 

JFS, MAZON partner to help hungry seniors
Sun Sentinel | November 11, 2014

Why isn’t this night different?
Jewish Journal | April 10, 2014

Soldiering on an Empty Stomach
The American Prospect | April 1, 2014

Odd Collaboration Wins Fight on Free Lunches in MN
Nonprofit Quarterly | March 14, 2014

Tradition, bias rules help veil number of Jews who go hungry
St. Louis Jewish Light | February 19, 2014

Playing Games With Hunger
Ms. Magazine | Winter/Spring 2014

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold Kravitz on school paid lunches
WCCO’s News & Views | February 16, 2014

My Year on Food Stamps and What the Cuts to SNAP Will Mean
Good.Is | February 12, 2014

Minnesota students: Don’t forget  your lunch money
Star Tribune | February 11, 2014

Many Minnesota students are subjected to lunch refusals, including ‘tray pulls’
MinnPost | February 11, 2014

Congregations Come Together for Hunger Advocacy
Jewish Exponent | January 16, 2014

 

Published in 2013

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold Kravitz on the food stamp challenge and importance of SNAP
America Weekend Radio| December 22, 2013

Protecting our nation’s freedom from want
Feeding Our Nation/Media Planet | December 20, 2013

8 myths about hunger in America
Feeding Our Nation/Media Planet | December 20, 2013

A National Safety Net
USA Today Supplement | December 20, 2013

Small changes can mean big struggles for the hungry
Minneapolis/St. Paul Star Tribune | December 7, 2013

Giving Tuesday: Will it be the latest craze? 
Jewish Journal | December 2, 2013

The Jewish mother who coined ‘Thanksgivukkah’ tells all
The Boston Globe | November 29, 2013

Woodstock Ventures and ModernTribe.com Donate $20,000 to Hunger Relief in America: Historic Partnership Benefits MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
PRWeb | November 26, 2013

Radicalize Thanksgivukkah: Fight for Freedom (from Hunger)
Zeek Magazine | November 26, 2013

Struggling U.S. Families Threatened by Food Stamp Cuts
Inter Press Service | October 17, 2013

How to feed the hungry
Jewish Journal | October 3, 2013

SNAP cut: Who decides who’s hungry?
Jewish Journal | September 24, 2013

Shame on Congress for not protecting America’s hungry
Philly.com | September 22, 2013

The Other 16 Percent
Jewish Exponent | August 5, 2013

Feed the hungry 
Jewish News of Greater Phoenix | July 18

Jewish community joins the fight against hunger
The American Jewish World | July 3, 2013

Hunger: Our leaders need to feel the pain
StarTribune | June 13, 2013

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold on the Minnesota Advocacy Project: Closing the Lunch and Achievement Gaps in Minnesota Schools
WCCO Radio | March 31, 2013

Jews obliged to intervene on behalf of WIC program
JTA | March 20, 2013

MAZON expands hunger advocacy efforts in Minnesota
The American Jewish World | March 4, 2013

Lunch-aid bill feeds an essential need
StarTribune | February 21, 2013

Jews fight for food stamps
Jewish Journal | January 30, 2013

 

Published in 2012

Hunger is a Scandal
Tenou’a Magazine (in French with English translation) | December 2012

Rabbi’s challenge: 1 week on a food-stamp budget
J Weekly | November 29, 2012

Food Banks Join Kaiser in Program to Offer More Nutritious Fare
The Chronicle of Philanthropy | November 21, 2012

Food banks collaborate to get more nutritious food to people 
Los Angeles Times | November 20, 2012

Be Healthy in Hunger Fight 
Washington Post Express | November 20, 2012

Food Banks Look to Offer More Nutritious Food 
Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health Blog | November 19, 2012

Food Banks Shift Focus, Seek to Nourish People in Need 
Bay Area Bites | November 19, 2102

Food Banks of the Past Get Makeover with Help from MAZON, Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente News Center  | November 16, 2012

VIDEO: Hunger in America – The unlikely stories behind a national problem
The War Room with Jennifer Granholm | November 13, 2012

VIDEO: The New Face of Hunger Photography Exhibit
Jewish News One | October 16, 2012

Keep the SNAP aid program strong 
JTA- Jewish & Israel News | April 5, 2012

Welfare ‘reform’ bills: Suspecting all to catch a few, while harming many
MinnPost | April 4, 2012

Jewish Groups Take On Farm Bill
National Journal Daily | March 12, 2012

 

Published in 2011

Growing Income Disparity Also Equals the Growth in Hunger
Jewish Exponent | December 28, 2011

Think again, hunger exists
Media Planet supplement to Chicago Sun Times | December 23, 2011

Where not to cut the budget
Atlanta Journal & Constitution | November 4, 2011

Americans need super committee to maintain food assistance
Detroit Free Press | November 2, 2011

Putting Jewish values on poor Americans’ dinner tables
Jweekly.com | October 6, 2011

What they’re not saying about hunger in America 
The Des Moines Register | August 30, 2011

Hunger, Obesity and Innovation in the Emergency Food System
HuffPost Impact | March 3, 2011