Submitted by Naomi Dann on Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:40pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaking at the UN General Assembly today, presented a black and white, and upside down world view in which aggressors are victims and human rights violators deserve applause. Consistent with his now predictable approach to diplomacy, Netanyahu deployed fear-mongering and Islamophobic language to deflect attention from Israel’s aggression in Gaza this summer, and its ongoing occupation and illegal siege of Palestinian civilians.
Submitted by Jesse Yurow on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:05pm
Jewish Voice for Peace condemns the death threats and hateful slurs targeted at Ohio University student leader Megan Marzec due to her recent video calling on the university to divest from the Israeli occupation.
Submitted by Sydney Levy on Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:12am
In the days since the murder of Michael Brown, a young, unarmed African-American man who was shot and killed by a police officer, the eyes of the world have turned to the city of Ferguson. The community has risen up in the face of brutal repression to protest the racism and injustice African-American communities throughout the US face from centuries-old, systematic, and increasingly militarized police violence.