A Renewed ICAHD Call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israeli Occupation and Discrimination

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under BDS campaign, Civil Society, ICAHD Staff, International solidarity, Nonviolence, Resistance, Unified Palestinian Civil Society Call.

The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) was the first Israeli organization to endorse a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign and to formulate a statement, issued in January, 2005, calling on the international community to support it. Over the past decade and a half ICAHD has played a key role in expanding the BDS… Read more »

A Call for an Escalation of Nonviolence

Posted 24th July 2012, by & filed under Amos Gvirtz, First Intifada, Ideas, Israeli Peace Movement, Nonviolence.

The bloody struggle has continued between Israel and the Palestinians for about two years. The many hundreds of victims on both sides, and the even greater number of injured, are merely the most conspicuous part of the terrible suffering that the war has brought. No one knows if either side will eventually achieve its aims… Read more »