Rabbi, Co-founder, Uri L'Tzedek: Orthodox Social Justice
Rabbi Ari Hart is an orthodox rabbi and leader of multiple initiatives that bring the Jewish community and the world together to make positive social change. Rabbi Hart co-founded of Uri L'Tzedek (Awaken to Justice): The Orthodox Social Justice Movement, the Jewish Muslim Volunteer Alliance, and launched Or Tzedek, the teen institute for Jewish social justice. A contributor to the Jerusalem Post, Haaretz magazine, and the Forward, and others, he was recently selected by the Jewish Week as one of the 36 "forward-thinking young people who are helping to remake the Jewish community." He received his ordination from Yeshivat Chovevei Torah in New York City.