From the Editors
J Street and Americans for Peace Now Biggest Losers in the Presbyterian Church (USA) Battle Over Divestment
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 ...Keep Reading »
Abraham Greenhouse is a longtime Palestine solidarity and BDS activist based in New York City. Follow him on Twitter as @grinhoyz.
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