Submitted by Sydney Levy on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 8:13am
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 - 8:26am
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 Liz Ingenthron on Fri, 04/12/2013 - 9:39am
TIAA-CREF officials are asking the SEC to allow it to take no action on a shareholder proposal by activist group Jewish Voice for Peace that would require it to consider divesting from companies that contribute to violations of human rights, including companies whose business supports Israel's occupation of the West Bank.
Submitted by Cecilie Surasky on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 8:05pm
Today Jewish Voice for Peace honors Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah)
On this day, we reflect on the horrors of World War II and the Nazi genocidal policies that led to the killing of some 11 million including Jews, Gypsies, Socialists, Poles, Soviets, gays, people with disabilities, dissenters and others all deemed unfit or a threat.