With 80% of the vote, the General Synod of the United Church of Christ just divested from corporations that profit off the occupation. In the words of the UCC Palestine-Israel Network,
the days of praying for peace and paying for occupation are over.
The backlash against the UCC is going to be intense. And so it’s urgent for us to tell our friends there how impressed we are by their heartfelt, courageous work to align their values with their investments.