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Rebecca Vilkomerson

Israel-Gaza and the American Jewish Awakening

June 4, 2018
Rebecca Vilkomerson, Executive Director of Jewish Voice for Peace, discusses the American Jewish community’s growing disillusionment with Israel as it aligns itself closer with the Trump administration and massacres civilians in Gaza

Breaking Gaza Coverage

May 2, 2018
Breaking coverage on the situation in Gaza

Corbyn Smeared as ‘Russian Stooge’ for Requesting Evidence on Poisoned Spy

March 15, 2018

While harshly condemning the Salisbury nerve agent attack, the Labour Party’s leftist leader requested evidence that the Russian government carried it out. A deluge of smears followed.

From BDS to the Tamimis, Palestinians Defend Their Rights

March 10, 2018

The Electronic Intifada’s Ali Abunimah says US-backed Israeli efforts to criminalize the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement and to silence protesters like the Tamimi family are backfiring as Palestinians and their allies fight back

BDS Activists and Canada’s Communist Party Sue the City of Montreal for Civil Rights

February 9, 2018

Claims that the City of Montreal illegally confiscated 2015 electoral posters featuring a dead Palestinian child go to trial in Quebec Superior Court

Kansas Teacher Scores Big Win for Israel Boycott, and Free Speech

February 5, 2018

A federal judge has ruled that Esther Koontz’s constitutional rights were violated when she was denied a Kansas teaching job over her refusal to renounce the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) against Israel

Roger Waters Confronts the Occupation of the Canadian Mind

December 3, 2017

Rock Musician and Palestinian Rights Advocafe Roger Waters discusses his recent concert tour in Canada

Barghouti: Cambridge’s Interference in BDS Event is ‘Ludicrous’

November 17, 2017

Cambridge University threatened to shut down an event about the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement, citing concerns about the Palestinian moderator’s neutrality. BDS founder Omar Barghouti says it’s a “slippery slope towards McCarthyism on campus”