Friends of Sabeel N.A.  (Page 3)

United Church of Christ Proposed Resolution: Israel guilty of Crime of Apartheid

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 8:45pm 6/21/2015 at 8:45pm

The progressive United Church of Christ is no stranger to controversy when it comes to Israel.

UCC has had close ties (see pp. 44-46 of linked pdf.) to Friends of Sabeel – North America, the U.S. branch of Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center, a Jerusalem-based non-governmental organization that leads efforts to alienate Christians...

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GreenStar boycott group trainer hurls “Israel-firster” slur at Schumer

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6:00pm 4/14/2015 at 6:00pm

We have written several times before about the effort by Jewish Voice for Peace activists in Ithaca, NY, where Cornell is located, to advance a referendum at the GreenStar Food Coop to boycott Israeli products.

The Greenstar Council is considering whether, under its bylaws, there are grounds to reject the referendum petition,...

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Pallywood at AIPAC

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 9, 2015 at 8:30am 3/9/2015 at 8:30am

On Sunday, March 1, 2015, we provided on-scene coverage of Code Pink’s “Shut Down AIPAC” protest. The most notable feature of the protest was the waving of Hezbollah flags.

Code Pink managed to get some press coverage even though it didn’t shut down AIPAC, or even an itsy, bitsy part of AIPAC, because five...

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Irony Meter Explodes As Jewish Voice For Peace et al. Stage Al-Nakba Day Protest Against The Museum of Tolerance

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 16, 2011 at 4:00pm 5/16/2011 at 4:00pm

by Matthew Knee

Sunday was Al-Nakba (“The Catastrophe”) Day, and it’s not just Arabs who are upset. Al-Nakba Day commemorates the defeat of the Arab armies in the 1948 Israeli War of Independence, when, rather than accept a two state solution, they decided to try their hand at genocide...

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