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Abraham Greenhouse

J Street and Americans for Peace Now Biggest Losers in the Presbyterian Church (USA) Battle Over Divestment

[Members of the GA 220 Middle East Peacemaking Issues Committee in session on Monday. Image by Danny Bolin.]

  The outcome of the 220th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA), which considered a number of overtures related to Palestinian rights and nonviolent economic pressure in support thereof, was not what anyone expected.  In a majority victory for supporters of Palestinian rights, the Church voted to endorse a boycott of all goods made in West Bank settlements, all of which are illegal under international law. Yet it also decided to continue ...

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Abraham Greenhouse

 

Abraham Greenhouse is a longtime Palestine solidarity and BDS activist based in New York City.  Follow him on Twitter as @grinhoyz.