Browsing All posts tagged under »peace«

A Palestinian call to engage with the Jewish question

June 2, 2011


via Photo: Future president of Israel Chaim Weizmann and Emir Faisal of Greater Syria, 1918.  “We could continue to stick with what are considered the foundations of our perceptions of the self or the Jewish other. We could go on and call Zionism and Israel a considerable variety of names. But what we must to do […]

U.S. Jews must support Obama’s Mideast vision – Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News

May 24, 2011


“The large Jewish peace camp in the United States must support the president and reject political activists who have turned Israel’s fate into a ball on America’s domestic political court.” via

Encountering Peace: Abbas, man of peace

March 21, 2011


Check out this article I found at Palestinians have agreed to concessions which make the two-state solution possible and desirable. With leaders like Abbas on the Palestinian side, it is criminally irresponsible not to end the conflict.

Despite pressure, Pete Seeger won’t cancel participation in Israeli-organized peace rally | JTA – Jewish & Israel News

October 27, 2010


Despite pressure, Pete Seeger won’t cancel participation in Israeli-organized peace rally By Sue Fishkoff · October 14, 2010 Despite his opposition to Israeli policies in the West Bank and Gaza, Seeger refuses to heed calls to boycott an upcoming peace event organized by an Israeli institution. Read the article on

Rally tomorrow 9/16/10: museum of what?!! – New York NY

September 15, 2010


American Jews for a Just Peace, Jewish Voice for Peace, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, and Jews Say No! will hold a rally tomorrow evening September 16th 5:30-7:00 PM in front of the Museum of Tolerance, 226 E. 42nd Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues in Manhattan to protest that institution’s alleged Islamophobia and anti-Arab […]

NYC Jewish events 6/15-16/2010

June 15, 2010


via To read the article click here Tuesday 6/15: summer camp movie & Mumbai Jewish teen; Wednesday 6/16: Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg

Admiral Ayalon critiques current Israeli government

June 14, 2010


In my June 2nd article I reported that Retired IDF Navy Chief, Security Service Director, Knesset member and cabinet minister Ami Ayalon would speak at a J Street event inManhattan. That appearance was one of several Admiral Ayalon made on a tour of US cities. To view his remarks in their entirety see the video […]