There can be no progress towards a just peace without equality and freedom for Palestinians. This week, attention should be on the urgent humanitarian crisis in Gaza, where residents are under siege and electricity is being cut down to an unlivable 2 hours a day, rather than on the Trump administration’s peace charade.”
The Network Against Islamophobia mourns with the family and the entire Muslim community over the brutal murder in northern Virginia this weekend of Nabra Hussein, a 17-year-old high school student who was abducted while walking with several of her friends.
Seven activists arrested throughout the day in a series of protests against Israeli occupation & apartheid on 50th anniversary of occupation.
Donna NevelCOMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Donna Nevel is a community psychologist, educator, and founding member of the Facing the Nakba project, Jews Say No!, and the Network Against Islamophobia, and was a co-founder of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice. READ MORE May 24, 2017 Courtesy Donna Nevel Jews Say No!, an NYC group I am a […]
Guest post by Phyllis Bennis, JVP Board member Trump’s visit to Israel had everything to do with the primary focus of his earlier visit to Saudi Arabia – Iran – and a little…
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The Salt Water Challenge Today, there are 6300 Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli prisons; this number includes 300 children and 500 administrative detainees (those imprisoned without charge or trial). Since April 17, Palestinian Prisoners Day, more than 1500 of these political prisoners have engaged in an open-ended hunger strike. Today is Day #37. These prisoners […]
California Democratic Party calls on Washington to work through the United Nations and other international bodies to promote “a just peace based on full equality and security for Israeli Jews and Palestinians alike, human rights and international law.”