Hillary Clinton BDS

Hillary Clinton plans to counter BDS efforts

Former Secretary of State and U.S. Presidential candidate for the 2016 elections, Hillary Clinton, called for bipartisan support to counter the BDS campaign. Hillary Clinton promises mega-donors she will crack down on #BDS + Palestinian rights advocacy http://t.co/5sFemFlyEN pic.twitter.com/8OshKgL3aq — JewishVoiceForPeace (@jvplive) July 6, 2015 The boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign is a global…

UCC Divest

UCC Votes to Divest from and Boycott Companies Profiting from Israeli Occupation

The United Church of Christ (UCC) has become the latest Christian denomination to heed the Palestinian call to divest from the Israeli occupation. In a vote taking place at their headquarters in Cleveland earlier this week, the General Synod, the Church’s highest legislative body, resolved to divest from and boycott companies that profit from the…

U. S. churches consider BDS

Three More Churches Pursue Divestment

Three U.S. churches, the Episcopal Church, the United Church of Christ (UCC), and the Mennonite Church USA (MCUSA) will consider ending financial support for the Israeli occupation. BREAKING: Tutu endorses @uccpin divestment resolution #OurKairosMoment #BDS #churchdivest http://t.co/7uo3Xxxpgz pic.twitter.com/mB96yAWjlU — Ryan Rodrick Beiler (@RRodrickBeiler) June 18, 2015 The three resolutions, drafted by the Episcopal Committee for…

Justice Dates BDS

American Muslims for Palestine’s 4th annual date campaign

American Muslims for Palestine wants Americans to stand on the side of justice and choose occupation-free dates this Ramadan. Check out the face of this Palestinian child working on Israeli date farm. Haram #JusticeDates Boycott Israeli Dates pic.twitter.com/SXToWENWp8 — Kristin Szremski (@kristin_scribe) June 10, 2014 As the holy month of Ramadan approaches, Muslims across the…