Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/31/2013 - 9:07am
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Brooklyn, NY, January 31st—Jewish Voice for Peace released earier this week the following letter of support sent to Karen Gould, President of Brooklyn College, in response to pressure to rescind sponsorship or cancel an event on Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS), scheduled for February 7th:
Submitted by Cecilie Surasky on Fri, 01/25/2013 - 10:38am
Jewish Voice for Peace affirms its support for the Canadian indigenous rights movement known as Idle No More. In November, Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation began a 42-day hunger strike in response to legislation threatening First Nations' treaties and rights to natural resources.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 6:10am
Join me and other people of conscience from across the country as we rally in Washington, DC this Saturday, January 19th 2013--on inauguration weekend--with a clear message to President Obama: Israel should not be above the law Condition US aid to Israel on compliance with US & international law. No more blank checks for Israel! Read more.
Submitted by Liz Ingenthron on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 12:37pm
On Sunday January 13, Jewish Voice for Peace Seattle co-hosted a talk by Iyad Burnat. Burnat is the head of the Bil’in Popular Committee and a leader in the village’s non-violent popular resistance movement.