Settler colonialism, white supremacy, and the “special relationship” between the U.S. and Israel

February 24, 2015 talk by JVP Deputy Director Cecilie Surasky at Portland State University from Environmental Destruction and the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement: a panel on international resistance. Panelist pictured above, from left: Dr. Michael Yellow...

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February JVP in the News

Highlights of JVP in the media this month: The Washington Post: Š__Netanyahu doesnŠ__t speak for all American JewsŠ__ (February 20, 2015) JVPŠ__s Executive Director Rebecca Vilkomerson writing about NetanyahuŠ__s upcoming speech to Congress and JVPŠ__s #SkiptheSpeech campaign. The...

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Back in the mid-90s, three young Jewish women realized they could no longer keep silent about Israel’s occupation – and decided to do something about it. Watch their story – our story – here.



Researching the American Israeli Alliance and Jewish Voice for Peace’s report reveals the extent of massive training programs between U.S. law enforcement and Israeli police, military, and the Shin Bet.

End the Deadly Exchange

When US law enforcement trade tactics with the Israeli police and military, Israel deepens its military occupation and the US heightens its violence of policing. Tell the Truth

Days ago, bowed to pro-Israel activists and started describing all of Jerusalem as a “city in Israel” – literally erasing Palestinian East Jerusalem. Let’s get to tell the truth: East Jerusalem is occupied territory.

Senators: Investigate Israeli Violence!

No one should be killed for taking part in a peaceful protest. It’s up to us to call on progressive Senators to investigate Israel’s massacre in Gaza that killed over 100 Palestinians wounded 12,000 others.

Huge Palestinian march with text overlaid reading "support the #greatreturnmarch"