Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:36pm
JVP is deeply concerned about the increasingly violent and tense situation on the ground in Israel/Palestine. In recent months, escalating incidents of state violence against Palestinians and personal violence against Israelis have fueled anger in a region already fraught with trauma from this summer’s assault on Gaza, frustration with the dead-ended peace process, and decades of Occupation.
Submitted by Jesse Yurow on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:15pm
On December 4, United Auto Workers (UAW) 2865, representing over 13,000 graduate students, readers, and tutors across the University of California system, will be casting a vote for or against boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS.)
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 1:14pm
Jewish Nation-State Law is Anti-Peace, Anti-Equality
The multiple versions of a “Jewish nation-state” bill currently moving through Israel’s Knesset would further enshrine into law the second-class status that is already the reality for Israel’s Palestinian citizens.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:12am
Jewish Voice for Peace is deeply alarmed at the crisis building in Jerusalem over the last several weeks as terrible violence mounts. We mourn all the lives that have been lost, both Palestinian and Israeli. Early this morning, four Jews at prayer were brutally murdered in a Jerusalem synagogue and on Sunday a Palestinian bus driver was possibly lynched.*