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Jews Say No! endorses the Women’s Boat to Gaza

The Women’s Boat to Gaza is an exciting new initiative of the Freedom Flotilla Coalition. Help us highlight the undeniable contributions and indomitable spirit of Palestinian women who have been central within the Palestinian struggle in Gaza, the West Bank, inside the Green Line, and in the Diaspora. Support the women organizers, passengers and crew from […]

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 | miller.bethavedon@gmail.com  Donna Nevel | denevel@gmail.com | 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 […]

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

by Donna Nevel http://www.alternet.org/world/new-report-shows-palestinian-movement-under-attack-us 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 […]

Reflections on a National Gathering of Jewish Peace and Justice Activists

by Donna Nevel          Huffington Post March 20, 2015 One of the things that I kept hearing this past weekend at the Jewish Voice for Peace National Membership Meeting (JVP NMM) was how people felt pushed in their thinking. Guided by the weekend’s theme — We’re not waiting — more than 600 people from […]

Landmark New York Synagogue attempts to shut down Nakba discussion

  Annie Robbins on Mondoweiss     March 19, 2015 Lincoln Square Synagogue 180 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY (Photo: CetraRuddy Architecture) On the eve of an important event to discuss the Nakba* scheduled to take place this evening, the Executive Director of a tony uptown synagogue in New York City where the event was contracted to […]

(You Won’t Find This in the NY Times)

Israel, Ferguson and the Militarization of US Police From TimesWarp – What The New York Times doesn’t tell you about Palestine and Israel Ever since police killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., last August, it seems that every facet of the issue has come under scrutiny in The New York Times: police equipment, police militarization, grand […]