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NYC Protestors Drink Salt Water In Solidarity With Palestinian Hunger Strikers

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 […]

Organizing Against Islamophobia: Reflection And Analysis To Strengthen Our Work

Donna Nevel community psychologist and educator Muslim communities and those being targeted by the relentless, ongoing Islamophobic, racist, and xenophobic assaults coming from so many directions are organizing with great integrity, strength, and intention. We know these assaults are not new, but the moment calls for all sorts of resistance. Community-based groups and coalitions like DC […]

Video: All the News We Didn’t Print: New York Times Parody Edition

Published on Feb 4, 2016 Ten thousand copies of a special supplement of The New York Times focused on Israel and Palestine were distributed across NYC February 2, 2016. The special parody supplement, created and distributed by Jewish Voice for Peace–New York chapter and Jews Say No!, included such articles as “Congress to Debate US […]

Faux New York Times highlights biased coverage on Israel/Palestine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Beth Miller |  Donna Nevel | | 917-570-4371 (February 3, 2016)–Ten thousand copies of a special supplement of The New York Times focused on Israel and Palestine were distributed across NYC yesterday, while thousands of on-line versions made their way across the internet. The special supplement, which was a […]

Progressive Jewish groups make New York Times parody issue

WEDNESDAY, FEB 3, 2016 07:30 AM EST Jews Say No! and Jewish Voice for Peace-NY make New York Times parody issue to protest newspaper’s “biased Israel-Palestine coverage” Satirical publication, handed out on the street and emailed, condemns the Times’ pro-Israel slant BEN NORTON  “Congress to Debate U.S. Aid to Israel,” reads the front page of the […]

Conversation – Phil Weiss and Dorothy Zellner

Palestinian citizens of Israel hold the key — Zellner by Philip Weiss   Dorothy Zellner is a wise friend; I check in on her every once in a while to ask how she thinks the movement for Palestinian freedom is going in the United States. A founding member of Jews Say No! and a volunteer with […]

A New Report Shows That the Palestinian Movement is Under Attack in the US

by Donna Nevel Wednesday, October 7, 2015 As Israeli violence against the Palestinian people escalates, support across the globe for justice in Palestine, and calls in this country for the US government and corporations to stop facilitating Israel’s gross violations of international law and human rights, are increasingly common-place. However, rather than engage substantively […]

An open letter to Mayor de Blasio on the occasion of his trip to Israel

October 14, 2015 Dear Mayor de Blasio: We understand from a recent report in The New York Times that you will be departing tomorrow on a journey to the State of Israel. According to the article, your purpose is to speak at a gathering of mayors in Jerusalem on the topic of “combating anti-Semitism.” While […]