January JVP in the News
Foreign Policy Journal: __The Irrelevance of Liberal Zionism__ (January 5, 2015)
JVP friend Richard Falk on the flaws of liberal Zionism and his support for JVP.
The Nation: __Breaking Taboos, BDS Gains ground among Academics__ (January 7, 2015)
Rosalind Petchesky, NY chapter member quoted about the National Women’s Studies Association boycott statement in a fantastic piece on the success of academic boycott this year by David Palumbo-Liu in The Nation.
Mondoweiss: __Book Review: In Our Power: US Students Organize for Justice in Palestine__ (January 7, 2015)
JVPer Samantha Brotman reviews Nora Barrows-Friedman__s new book.
The New York Times: __Attack Chills Satirsts and Prompts Debate__ (January 9, 2015)
JVP member Ethan Heitner quoted along with Joe Sacco, Art Spiegelman and Marjane Satrapi on the debate over the role of comics and free speech in the aftermath of Charlie Hebdo.
The New York Times: __Whats wrong with All Lives Matter__ (January 12, 2015)
JVP Advisory Board member Judith Butler interviewed about the Black Lives Matter movement. She also was awarded the French Chevalier award this month.
Foreign Policy Journal: __Will 2015 be a game-changer for the Israel-Palestine conflict?__ (January 12, 2015)
JVPer Don Liebich__s analysis of the changing landscape on the conflict.
Democracy Now!: __How to be a Terror Expert, Ignore Facts, Blame Muslims, Trumpet US Propaganda__ (January 13, 2015)
JVP member Lisa Stampnitzky was interviewed on DN! along with Glenn Greenwald.
Mondoweiss: __Its the political problem that Black bodies pose for the US state and Palestinian bodies pose for the Israeli state.__ (January 17, 2015)
Brandon Davis recounts a panel hosted by JVP-NYC about racist policing in the US and Israel.
The Arab Daily News: __Healing Gaza with Yoga and Physicians for Social Responsibility__ (January 18, 2014)
JVP Portland member Ned Rosch is interviewed.
The Hill: __The End of the Status Quo in Israel/Palestine?__ (January 21, 2015)
JVP Executive Director Rebecca Vilkomerson writes about the Palestinian bid to join the ICC.
Tikkun Magazine: __Twin Ghosts of Slavery and the Nakba__ (January 23, 2015)
JVP member Wendy Somerson exchanges views with Shaul Magid on the intersections of Ferguson and Palestine.
The Oregonian: __Gaza suffering continues months after Israeli attack__ (January 24, 2015)
JVP leaders Maxine Fookson and Ned Rosch write about their trip to Gaza on 6 month anniversary of the beginning of Operation Protective Edge.
New Voices: __The Jews Are Not White__ (January 27, 2015)
Tikkun Magazine: __Without Justice, Tolerance Perpetuates the Status Quo__ (January 29, 2015)
JVP media coordinator Naomi Dann writes in a special online issue of Tikkun Magazine focused on Open Hillel. Several of the articles mention JVP, see the full table of contents here.