May JVP in the News

JVP National: Salon: What Israel fears with the successes of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (May 7, 2015) In a statement released by Jewish Voice for Peace, Rabbi Joseph Berman noted: Š__This legislation, which actually encourages...

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April 2015 JVP in the News

JVP Press Highlights: Common Dreams: US lawmakers quietly advance legislation to penalize boycotts of Israel (April 23, 2015) "Rabbi Joseph Berman, federal policy organizer for JVP, declared, "This legislation, which actually encourages illegal settlement building while strengthening...

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March JVP in the News

Coverage of the 2015 JVP National Membership Meeting: The Nation: _At a Jewish Voice for Peace Conference: This is What Solidarity Looks Like” (March 20, 2015) Nadia Hijab of Al Shabaka, the Palestinian Policy Network, writes about...

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Settler colonialism, white supremacy, and the “special relationship” between the U.S. and Israel

February 24, 2015 talk by JVP Deputy Director Cecilie Surasky at Portland State University from Environmental Destruction and the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement: a panel on international resistance. Panelist pictured above, from left: Dr. Michael Yellow...

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February JVP in the News

Highlights of JVP in the media this month: The Washington Post: Š__Netanyahu doesnŠ__t speak for all American JewsŠ__ (February 20, 2015) JVPŠ__s Executive Director Rebecca Vilkomerson writing about NetanyahuŠ__s upcoming speech to Congress and JVPŠ__s #SkiptheSpeech campaign. The...

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Back in the mid-90s, three young Jewish women realized they could no longer keep silent about Israel’s occupation – and decided to do something about it. Watch their story – our story – here.