Congratulations to our Steering Committee Member Helen Krim

We are proud to share that NWBI’s Helen Krim has had her article published in the Riverdale Press, The text of her article follows: “Health insurance providers are seeking an average rate increase of 18.7% next year for individuals and 16.5% for small group plans, state records show.” David Robinson Lohud.com 6/21/22  The chutzpah of this request is[…]

NWBI Condemns SCOTUS Overturning Roe

Northwest Bronx Indivisible unreservedly opposes the loss of a constitutional right to abortion. contraception, voting, marriage, privacy in all forms, and every other right not specifically enumerated in the Constitution. An attack on the rights of individuals to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness (also not enumerated in the Constitution) is an attack on[…]

NY Health Act Forum on May 18

Northwest Bronx Indivisible is co-hosting with NYCD16 a forum about the New York Health Act (A.6058/S.5474) on May 18th, at 7pm. Come learn about what the bill means for health equity, access to care, racial justice, and reduced costs. There are implications for Municipalities, Counties and the State. We were thrilled to get this great panel. If[…]

If You Missed Our New York Health Act Forum

On Nov. 23, we held an informative Forum on the New York Health Act featuring speakers Richard Gottfried (Author of the NY Health Act and Assembly sponsor), Gustavo Rivera (Chair of the NY State Senate Health Committee), and Dr. Elizabeth Rosenthal (Board Member, Physicians for a National Health Program) If you missed the forum, please[…]

CD16 Congressional Candidates Forum

Meet the Democratic candidates running for Congress in the 16th District. Incumbent Eliot Engel faces four challengers. The forum was held via Zoom on Sunday, June 7th from 2pm to 4pm. IF YOU MISSED IT, YOU CAN VIEW THE VIDEO RECORDING. https://www.facebook.com/events/295413721638639/?post_id=300251594488185&view=permalink It is not necessary to be a Facebook User to view this public[…]

We Rise As One Campaign Launch Party

This year, facing the most important election of our lifetimes, Bend the Arc is launching a critical campaign called We Rise As One, aiming to mobilize Jews and allies across the country to defeat the increasingly violent white nationalist movement threatening us all.  You can learn more about We Rise As One from this video . To attend, please RSVP.[…]

Save the Date: Our March Meeting Takes on the Issue of Voter Suppression

We will meet on March 29th at the Riverdale Yonkers Ethical Culture Society from 3 to 5. We will begin with the film Suppressed. We will follow with a discussion of the numerous aggressive actions, that Republicans are taking to disenfranchise Americans of color, as well as the young. We will propose ideas for how[…]

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