News and Events

  • Two recent alarming actions by the Trump administration: Jerusalem...
    January 25, 2018
    Respond to the Trump administration's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital...
  • Vic Mensa: What Palestine Taught Me About American Racism
    January 18, 2018
    One African American perspective on Palestinian rights—by someone who's been there
  • Ahed Tamimi & the Struggle for Justice in Nabi...
    January 18, 2018
    An insightful, twenty minute interview with a young Palestinian activist, currently...
  • A conference: THE  ISRAEL LOBBY & AMERICAN POLICY 2018,...
    January 11, 2018
    THE ISRAEL LOBBY & AMERICAN POLICY 2018 Just before the annual American...
  • AFSC Germany
    AFSC among human rights orgs barred from Israel
    January 10, 2018
    PUBLISHED: JANUARY 8, 2018 Yesterday the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) was...
  • Gaza’s airport, once a symbol of statehood, is now...
    January 9, 2018
    Palestine built it in 1998; Israel destroyed in 2 years later.
  • What were the top BDS victories of 2017?
    January 8, 2018
    The movement for Palestinian rights continues to grow across the world....
  • Israel indicts Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi
    January 2, 2018
    Resistance by youth to the Israeli occupation in Sabi Saleh
  • The Challenges We Face and Community We Forge: An...
    January 1, 2018
    An interview with Sa'ed Atshan whose invitation to a Quaker school...
  • Jerusalem: Why the World Doesn’t Recognize It as Israel’s...
    December 6, 2017
    The importance of Jerusalem, as symbol and as sovereignty
  • Angela Davis on Black Lives Matter, Palestine, and the...
    December 5, 2017
    Angela Davis, scholar and activist, former Black Panther with a long...
  • Israel's settlements: 50 years of land theft explained
    December 1, 2017
    Israel's settlements: 50 years of land theft explained
  • On the 35th Anniversary of Sabra and Shatila: The...
    September 16, 2017
    A medical doctor remembers serving in the camp during the massacre.
  • "The Occupation of the American Mind" on Democracy Now
    September 14, 2017
    How media filters perspectives about Israel and Palestine
  • Sa'ed Atshan Speaks Out on Disinvitation
    September 5, 2017
    Palestinian professor, speaks out on cancellation of Friends' Central speech
  • NEYM unites on a statement about Palestine-Israel
    August 8, 2017
    For the first time, NEYM responds to the violence in the...
  • Plans for NEYM Annual Sessions 2017
    August 3, 2017
    The New England Yearly Meeting Annual Sessions takes place August 5–10,...
  • Teachers fired for supporting students
    May 9, 2017
    Friends' Central teachers fired after inviting Palestinian professor to speak
  • Findings from Visits in Salem Quarter
    May 1, 2017
    Findings from circulating Cambridge Meeting's statement on the US Role in...
  • Friends Central disinvites Sa'ed Atshan
    March 16, 2017
    Palestinian Quaker, academic and activist barred from speaking at Quaker School