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.