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CODEPINK Protester Victorious Over AIPAC Assailant

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Human Rights, Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 30th July, 2012 | 5 Comments

tumblr_lls6xhIOv71qavauyCongratulations to activist Rae Abileah on the recently negotiated settlement after suing a AIPAC volunteer lobbyist. Here’s the background on this case, and details about the settlement.

Why did I disrupt?

Posted by in Economic Activism for Palestine, Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 26th May, 2011 | No Comments

1_raeThis post was written by CODEPINK Middle East Campaign Coordinator, Rae Abileah who recently spoke out for justice during Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu’s Congressional Address.

Jewish Values vs. Israeli Policies: Why 5 young Jews disrupted Netanyahu

Posted by in Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 10th November, 2010 | No Comments

The five young Jewish activists after disrupting NetanyahuIn New Orleans during the Jewish Federation’s General Assembly (GA), Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) created a safe space for young Jews, like myself, whose stomachs are still churning from the bombings in Gaza nearly two years ago, and whose eyes can no longer be averted from the daily reality of oppression for Palestinians. We came together to organize effectively and from the heart. Here’s what happened.

PEACE CHARADE – A “Peace Talks” Parody

Posted by in Stop Funding War on 3rd September, 2010 | No Comments

Mideast TalksSee what’s going on behind the scenes in the “peace negotiations” between Israeli and Palestinian officials, announced by Secretary Clinton for September 1st, 2010.