Archive | News and commentary RSS feed for this section

ICAHD Completes Its 189th Rebuild

The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) recently completed its 189th rebuild of a Palestinian residence. During two weeks of building in 40 degree (104 F) heat, 20 international activists bolstered by their Palestinian and Israeli compatriots and a wonderful, professional Palestinian team of builders and grassroots donations from around the world, have given rise […]

February 15, 2016 · Continue Reading

Wi’am Center Sustains Damage

On December 6, presumably in response to a stone-throwing incident, Israeli Defense Forces fired dozens of tear gas canisters and other weapons at the Wi’am building and yard. Electricity lines into Wi’am’s building were damaged, outdoor lighting destroyed, one large shade structure burned, another shade torn down and damaged, the fence separating Wi’am from its neighbors partially […]

December 13, 2015 · Continue Reading

Vigil for Gaza

Friday, July 25 6:30-8:30 p.m. Corner of Chapel Hill and Foster Streets CCB Plaza, Durham, NC Join CPWJ members and partners as we hold a peaceful, healing space for people who wish to mourn the ongoing humanitarian nightmare in Gaza and commit to ending the escalating violence provoked by Israel’s ongoing occupation, which is supported […]

July 23, 2014 · Continue Reading

Our Condolences

The Board of the Coalition for Peace with Justice wishes to offer our sincere condolences to the families who have lost loved ones in the recent shootings at the Overland Park,  Kansas Jewish Community and Retirement Centers. We unequivocally condemn this attack and stand in solidarity to fight Anti-Semitism and all forms of racism, prejudice […]

April 21, 2014 · Continue Reading