5778 HIGH HOLIDAYS LIVE

JVP is proud to live stream High Holiday services led by Rabbis and JVP members from congregations and havurot spanning the country.

5778 HIGH HOLIDAYS
LATEST PRESS RELEASES
  • Opposing Trump and Netanyahu’s Shared Agenda

    September 19, 2017–Following speeches by U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly, Jewish Voice for Peace issues the following statement from Executive Director Rebecca......

  • Literary Figures speak out in solidarity with imprisoned Palestinian Poet Dareen Tatour

    Prominent US poets, writers, playwrights and publishers issued statements today in support of imprisoned Palestinian poet Dareen Tatour ahead of her upcoming trial verdict on October 17....

  • Getting Organized in the Wake of Charlottesville

    Jewish Voice for Peace stands unequivocally and emphatically against the white supremacy, antisemitism and fascism on display in Charlottesville this weekend.  We join the voices of mourning for Heather Heyer, who was murdered by a white supremacist driver, and for the full recovery of all those injured and traumatized by Saturday’s events....

  • Interfaith Leaders Denied Entry to Israel for Supporting Palestinian Human Rights

    Five leaders on an interfaith delegation to Israel/Palestine were refused permission to board their plane in the United States, in what appears to be an implementation of Israel’s travel ban on supporters of Palestinian rights and Boycott, Divestment Sanctions (BDS)....

L’Shana Tova!

We wish you a sweet new year filled with love and with justice. Send our Rosh Hashanah card to your family and friends to welcome them to a New Year on the Jewish Calendar.

Tell Congress to Vote No on the Anti-Boycott Bill

The Israel Anti-Boycott Act (S.720/H.R. 1697) upends decades of U.S. policy to protect illegal Israeli settlements, violates the First Amendment, and goes against public opinion.

End the Deadly Exchange

Dispatching U.S. law enforcement to trade tactics with Israeli police and military agents deepens Israel’s military occupation and exacerbates the existing crisis of police violence in the U.S.

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Dear United Nations: Free Issa Amro

As civil and human rights advocates and faith groups, we ask that you call on the Israeli government to drop the politically-motivated charges against Issa Amro and allow him to continue his important work of protecting human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Pledge to Fight Islamophobia

Across the U.S., we call for the Jewish community to stand strong against Islamophobia and racism.

JVP members are serious about making change. We work with diverse communities across the U.S. to achieve a lasting peace for Palestinians and Jewish Israelis based on equality, human rights, and freedom. Whether you are a grandparent or a student; whether your best work is in strategy meetings, in an art studio, or on Facebook. Whether you want to learn more about the issue, donate, or join a chapter—there is a place for you here.

FROM OUR STAFF AND MEMBERS
  • Confronting Zionism: A Collection of Personal Stories

    A book for those “wrestling with Zionism” as a political ideology, a family battlefield, a dream betrayed, or a form of racist exclusion in everyday life....

  • “There was a tank before there were ambulances”

    The following is an interview with a JVP member from Durham North Carolina who was in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday August 12th to protest the white supremacist and antisemitic march....

  • We who will defeat white supremacy

    The following is a speech given by JVP member Mark Mishler at an “End White Supremacy” demonstration in Albany, NY on August 13th. This rally was planned in less than 24 hours to......

  • Rights of Return: BADIL in Milwaukee

    Guest post by JVP-Milwaukee chapter member Rachel Ida Buff The week after the National Membership Meeting, Jewish Voice for Peace-Milwaukee had the good fortune to host Lubnah Shomali of BADIL- Resource Center for......

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