From Seattle to San Francisco, Albuquerque to Raleigh, cities are joining the fight to defund the controversial pipeline.
Rasmea is leaving the US court system, weighed down by the ever-present shadow of Israeli military regime which has already punished and tortured her. When a leader like Rasmea Odeh, who fights for justice, chooses to leave a fight, she knows the game is rigged.
We are proud that we are showing up boldly and powerfully in this moment in the streets, with allies across movements, in congress, for Palestine, for our country, and for each other.
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We applaud those senators who voted against President Trump’s appointment of David Friedman as U.S. ambassador to Israel. The unprecedented opposition to Friedman is a sign of both his unfitness for the office and of growing opposition to settlements and Israeli policies that deny Palestinians full equal rights.
Jewish Voice for Peace–Chicago calls on Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF) to cut ties with anti-Muslim groups. New report reveals over $700K in donations from JUF to Islamophobia network groups from 2011-2014
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“Fake news” has generated considerable attention in America in recent months, but less has been written about Europe’s alt-right platforms which are enjoying an unprecedented rise in popularity as they agitate a restless population.