Right on JVP! We officially support the BDS call from Palestinian civil society!

Not all Jews support the Zionist occupation of Palestine!

Digging in with Jim

I am prouder than ever of Jewish Voice for Peace for taking the time we needed (Okay, it was a little late in coming by some measures, but not by others.) to come to a clearer, more definitive and full analysis of the situation, and the need to fully support the Palestinian civil society call for BDS. Great and powerful statement. The link only has the statement itself, issued on Friday. I am also including below, the public rationale for the change, which isn’t yet posted online but is officially part of the change.

Since the call includes the long overdue support for the right of return for Palestinians, it will be interesting to see on the balance how many Jews are further attracted to JVP’s integrity and honesty not to look away from or deny the severity of “our” responsibility for the problem and the incumbent responsibility we…

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