👋 Good Tuesday morning.
Ed. note: In observance of Yom Kippur, the next Daily Kickoff will arrive on Thursday.
In today’s Daily Kickoff, we look at an effort by several Jewish groups to encourage the Supreme Court to take up a case involving religious accommodations provided by employers. We also cover last night’s state treasurer debate in Arizona, in which the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement featured prominently. Also in today’s Daily Kickoff: Liel Leibovitz, Mahmoud Abbas and Liz Truss.
Twenty-eight Jewish and pro-Israel groups signed on to a letter condemning the recent decision by nine student organizations at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law to adopt a bylaw prohibiting invitations to pro-Israel speakers. Among the signatories are AIPAC, the American Jewish Committee, the Foundation to Combat Antisemitism,…