Posts By: Rio

IJAN Bay Area Urges SF Board of Supervisors to Adopt Pro-Ceasefire Resolution

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IJAN Bay Area is strongly supportive of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ ceasefire resolution, which will be put to a vote this Tuesday, January 9th. In advance of Tuesday’s decision, and in collaboration with Jewish Voice for Peace, Bay Area, and other Jewish organizations, IJAN has distributed a petition urging SF’s city supervisors to… Read more »

SIGN THE PETITION: JCRC Bay Area Doesn’t Speak for Me

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The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) has a known track record of not only attacking communities of color in the Bay Area but targeting teachers, school districts, non-profits, educational initiatives, and city councils. JCRC-BA promotes the silencing of people and organizations that speak up for Palestinian freedom and human rights. It does so by wielding… Read more »

IJAN UK Demands an End to Genocide: Holds Protest Outside the Israeli Ambassador’s Home

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On November 10, 2023, IJAN-UK held a protest outside the home of Israeli Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Tzipi Hotovely. The action added to the growing calls for an end to Israel’s Gaza Genocide and called attention to Ambassador Hotovely’s culpability for the ongoing atrocities against Palestinians. On 16 October Tzipi Hotovely, the UK ambassador… Read more »

Sign the Statement: No Final Solution in Our Name – – – Never Again For Anyone.

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Jewish people who stand against genocide, please read IJAN’s statement below and sign onto it here. No Final Solution in Our Name Never Again For Anyone. Sometime after [1956] I heard a news item about Israelis herding Palestinians into settlement camps. I just could not believe this. Weren’t the Israelis also Jews? Hadn’t we –… Read more »

OPEN LETTER TO THE BOARD OF DEPUTIES OF BRITISH JEWS

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PRESS RELEASE: 18 June 2018 ‘The BOD doesn’t speak for us.’ An open letter to the Board of Deputies of British Jews from Jewish people Today we have sent an Open Letter to the BOD, signed by 75 (currently 105) Jewish people in the UK, appalled that it supports the continuing Israeli massacre of Palestinian… Read more »

Apartheid Israel and US police

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Five days after Minneapolis police brutally killed George Floyd, Iyad Hallaq a young Palestinian man with autism was shot in the back and killed by Israeli border police. Both men of colour, both unarmed. Palestinians immediately drew parallels between the images of Floyd’s suffering under the knee of the police, and similar choke holds used… Read more »

IJAN Stands with Angela Davis

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  To be Anti-Racist, you must be Anti-Zionist The International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network applauds Dr. Angela Davis’ uncompromising commitment to liberation for all people.   We see in the recent revocation by the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute of Dr. Angela Davis’ honorary award a renewed effort to discredit activists, academics, and anyone else who aligns… Read more »