Submitted by Sydney Levy on Mon, 11/15/2010 - 9:26am
Report from Robin Lindheimer, Jewish Voice for Peace:
I just attended a meeting of the Bay Area Chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace, a human rights organization I have belonged to for many years. What up until now has always been a peaceful gathering of human rights advocates to discuss, strategize and share information, was targeted by a group engaging in disruption and violence.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Fri, 10/29/2010 - 1:53pm
The Israeli press is reporting that Caterpillar is withholding the delivery of tens of D9 bulldozers—valued at $50 million—to the Israeli military.A suspension of the sale of bulldozers is what we have been asking Caterpillar for over seven years now. This is a great win, but this is no time to let off the pressure. Click here to read more and take action.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Thu, 10/14/2010 - 8:30pm
Jewish Voice for Peace statement on making it on the Anti-Defamation League's list of top ten "anti-Israel" groups
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is at it again. They just came up with a list of the top ten most influential anti-Israel Groups in America, and Jewish Voice for Peace makes the list. We appreciate the honor, except that the ADL--as usual--got a few things wrong in describing us.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Mon, 10/04/2010 - 12:45pm
The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC) has endorsed the TIAA-CREF campaign and is urging all groups working on boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaigns in the US, especially on university campuses, to endorse the campaign and join it, whenever possible, to amplify its reach and impact across the US.