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Don’t Pinkwash Apartheid: A Tochecha for the National LGBTQ Task Force

Pinkwashing is an integral part of Israel’s ‘Brand Israel’ public relations strategy, which appeals to racist and colonial notions of Palestinians, Arabs, and Muslims as backwards and intolerant in contrast to the supposedly enlightened Western liberalism of Israel. A simplified notion of ‘gay rights’ has become one of the most effective ways to mark that Western identity, and is used by organizations like A Wider Bridge to build support for the Israeli state, and replace an ongoing history of apartheid, occupation, and settler-colonialism with a feel-good story of liberal tolerance.

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Segregated ‘apartheid buses’, yet another step further from peace

The segregation of buses is just one small part of an Israeli system which, at its core, designates different sets of rights and privileges based on religion and ethnicity.

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Stop McCarthyite Campaign Against Use of Apartheid Word in US

[blockquote text=’High-ranking Israeli officials, journalists and human rights groups have been using the term apartheid for years to talk about Israel. But the Lobby is waging a smear campaign against Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel for doing the same.’ text_color=” quote_color=’undefined’ width=” line_height=” background_color=” border_color=” border_width=”] Using the term “apartheid” is acceptable in Israel…

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Did Nancy Pelosi just ask to halt weapons to Israel?

The genocide in Gaza continues in full force. But in the U.S., our movement’s power has been instrumental in pulling even centrist Democrats toward the left.

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We’re still fighting for ceasefire.

JVP isn’t letting up in our escalation for ceasefire, and we’re building a Jewish left that stands against oppression and for the liberation of us all.

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The People’s State of the Union.

We’re keeping up the pressure for a ceasefire.

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Red lines and red carpets.

As Ramadan begins, pressure on the Biden administration to end its support for the Gaza genocide is mounting. 

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Why Biden is hiding.

Over 150 days into the Gaza genocide, pressure on the Biden administration has reached a boiling point.

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Never Again is now.

This is what genocide looks like. We will not look away, and we will not be silent.

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Release: Thousands of Jews Shut Down AIPAC HQ Protesting Group’s Opposition to Ceasefire

Protesters, including rabbis and descendants of Holocaust survivors, called upon elected officials to reject AIPAC and support a ceasefire in Gaza.

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Genocide is a bad investment.

One of the largest pension funds in the world has divested entirely from Israel Bonds. 

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We aren’t going anywhere. Ceasefire NOW.

Even in the bleakest moments, we keep fighting.

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