Justice

U.S. Support For Israel Must Stop At The Green Line

Please Sign The Petition Today! To be delivered to The United States House of Representatives, The United States Senate, and President Barack Obama It is time for the U.S. to act like a real friend to Israel, rather than an enabler of Israel's own worst behaviors. Today, an increasing number of governments around the world … Continue reading U.S. Support For Israel Must Stop At The Green Line

Historic UCSC Moment: Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

Attend Tomorrow Night's Divestment Hearing! Click here to visit the UCSC CJP's Facebook page. UCSC Divest Dear Sami, Tomorrow night is a historic moment for Santa Cruz: At 8pm, the UCSC Student Union Assembly will consider a bill put forth by the UCSC Committee for Justice in Palestine (CJP) calling for divestment from companies profiting … Continue reading Historic UCSC Moment: Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

US Death Penalty Map

US Death Penalty Map Lethal Injection 1 Drug Lethal Injection 3 Drugs Lethal Gas Partial Abolition Firing Squad Electrocution Hanging Abolition Murder is the unlawful killing, with malice aforethought, of another human, and generally this premeditated state of mind distinguishes murder from other forms of unlawful homicide (such as manslaughter). As the loss of a … Continue reading US Death Penalty Map

#NoScarJo: Should Oxfam Sever Ties With Scarlett Johansson?

Just seven days after Oxfam was last in the news with its report on growing global inequality, the international NGO is making headlines again but for very different reasons. It seems its celebrity ambassador, Scarlett Johansson, has signed an advertising deal with SodaStream International Ltd, an Isreali company operating in the West Bank. According to … Continue reading #NoScarJo: Should Oxfam Sever Ties With Scarlett Johansson?

Stop Destruction Of Palestinian Village

Take A Stand! Sign Phillip's Move-On petition To be delivered to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Daniel B. Shapiro, U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Michael Ratney, Consul General, Jerusalem, Beth Jones, Ass't Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Moshe Yaalon, Israeli Defense Minister, Sen. Barbara Boxer (CA-2), Sen. Tim Kaine (VA-2), and President Barack Obama. December … Continue reading Stop Destruction Of Palestinian Village

Sign The Petition For Rasmea Odeh: Homeland Security "Terrorizing" US Citizens

Drop the Charges against Rasmea Yousef Odeh Sign the petition here: http://www.iacenter.org/rasmeaodehpetition/ Signing the petition will generate a direct email to: U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan Barbara McQuade Assistant U.S. Attorney for Northern Illinois Barry Jonas U.S. Attorney General Eric Holde and other public officials, demanding that the charges against Rasmea Odeh … Continue reading Sign The Petition For Rasmea Odeh: Homeland Security "Terrorizing" US Citizens

Congress Should Support Equal Rights, Not Israel's Systemic Discrimination

Dear Supporter, I am writing to you today to urge you to speak out and take action against a bill in which the U.S. government would codify Jim Crow-like policies against its citizens traveling to Israel. Eight months ago, I was a high school English teacher living in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah. … Continue reading Congress Should Support Equal Rights, Not Israel's Systemic Discrimination

Google’s Two-State Solution

ACTION ITEM BELOW TO THANK LARRY PAGE FOR JUST ACT The Internet giant isn’t waiting for Palestinians and Israelis to settle their differences. On the first of the month, without firing off a press release, Google changed its home page in Gaza and the West Bank from “Google: Palestinian Territories” to “Google: Palestine.” It turns … Continue reading Google’s Two-State Solution

Netherlands Takes Bold Move: Israeli Settlement Products Must Be Labeled

Important news from Europe. Another country is taking a stand against the occupation. Haaretz: The Dutch government has for the first time called for retail chains in the Netherlands to state the origin of products from West Bank settlements, East Jerusalem and the Golan Heights. This makes the Netherlands, one of Israel’s greatest friends in … Continue reading Netherlands Takes Bold Move: Israeli Settlement Products Must Be Labeled

'Idle No More': Indigenous Peoples Urgent Environmental And Human Rights Message

It is being called the largest indigenous mass mobilization in recent history. 'Idle No More' is an Indigenous Peoples Movement Spreading across N.America and the world with an urgent environmental and Human Rights message You may not have heard yet of the ‘Idle No More’ movement, but you will; it’s momentum has been steadily growing … Continue reading 'Idle No More': Indigenous Peoples Urgent Environmental And Human Rights Message