Submitted by Sydney Levy on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 2:44pm
Civil rights organizations call upon San Francisco authorities to resist pressure to stigmatize Muni bus ads that quote Nobel Peace Prize laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu characterizing Israeli policies as apartheid.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 7:13am
Like hundreds of others in the overflow crowd last night, I'm completely exhausted after having spent 10 hours straight listening to an extraordinary night of emotional testimony about divestment at UC Berkeley. I'm so proud to tell you that at 5:30 this morning,
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 7:26am
Jewish Voice for Peace's letter to student senators at UC Berkeley.
April 17, 2013
To the attention of the Associated Students of UC Berkeley,
We are writing to you from Jewish Voice for Peace to urge you to pass the Resolution SB 160: A Peaceful Step Towards Neutrality: Targeted Divestment from Companies that Profit from Israel’s Occupation and Settlement Construction.”
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 2:54pm
The olive tree is a universal and ancient symbol of hope and peace. And sadly, the destruction of Palestinian olive trees by Israeli settlers and the Israeli army is just one example of the way that Israeli policies systematically deny Palestinians of even their most basic rights.