Justice for Palestine

 

JHJPI March 2020 Newsletter

JHJPI March 2020 Newsletter Stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.” A diktat on behalf of Israel: Faith leaders and organizations stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.” The United States recently issued its “Deal of the Century” for Israel and the Palestinians, titledRead More

A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab

Peace in the Holy Land A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab Sponsored by Joining Hands for Justice, Palestine/Israel Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Columbia Theological Seminary Broyles Leadership Center, Room 101 701 S. Columbia Dr. Decatur, GA 30030 (Parking – Columbia Dr. and Kirk Rd.)Read More

Bernie Sanders on Aid to Gaza

Bernie Sanders Says Give Aid to Gaza and That Calling Out Netanyahu’s Racist Government Isn’t Anti-Semitism Originally published on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, by Informed Comment

A Covenantal Alternative to Christian Zionism

Editorial Note: This post is based on a talk by Colin Chapman which takes a deep look at the theology of land and covenant offering Christ-centric biblical perspectives. Challenges to Zionism often evoke strong emotion, but the editors invite you to reflect on the work of Jesus and the ramificationsRead More

PEACE AND GLOBAL WITNESS PARTNERSHIP NEWSLETTER Nov 2019

Peace & Global Witness Partnership Newsletter November 2019

Palestinian father forced to demolish home in Jerusalem

WATCH: Palestinian father forced to demolish home in Jerusalem From “If Americans Knew” Blog A Palestinian man was forced to demolish his home by Israel ‘because it was too near the U.S. embassy’… Read two reports about the incident below: A Palestinian resident of the Jabal al Mukabbir neighborhood, inRead More

U.S. Police Trained by Israel: Communities of Color Pay the Price

In recent years, Georgia has experienced troubling trends in fatal police shootings. As this has unfolded, the state continues to pursue a “police exchange” program with the state of Israel. – original post by Ilise Benshushan Cohen, Azadeh Shahshahani, October 7, 2019 In recent years, Georgia has experienced troubling trends inRead More

Please, release the funding for the Augusta Victoria Hospital

Release funding for Augusta Victoria Hospital – urge U.S. senators to take life-saving action! Take action now at the ELCA Action Center! Augusta Victoria Hospital (AVH) and the other members of the East Jerusalem Hospitals Network (EJHN) continue to need our help to be able to continue their life-saving healthRead More

Event: Palestine: A New Approach – Advocacy & Alliances

Event Info: https://jhjpi.com/event/palestine-a-new-approach-advocacy-alliances/

It looks like Israel wants Palestine’s Land, but not Its People

RAMALLAH, West Bank, NY Times Original post. Go to https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/opinion/israel-election.html for complete article By Raja Shehadeh (Mr. Shehadeh is a Palestinian lawyer and writer.) Sept. 17, 2019 Last week, ahead of the parliamentary elections in Israel this Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised that if re-elected, he would annex upRead More