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  • UC Irvine Student Government Resolution Calls for Divestment from Firms Aiding Israeli Apartheid

    UC Irvine’s Student government has  voted for a resolution calling for divestment from companies with links to Israeli military.The resolution was passed unanimously! REQUEST FOR ACTION BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL All requests may be typed and submitted to the Executive Vice President no later 5:00 p.m. Thursday in order to be included in the agenda […]

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    Nov 13th, 2012 | Filed under Announcements, News, UC Irvine, Uncategorized
  • Students denounce demonization of student activism by Anti-Defamation League – October 18, 2010

    On campuses around the country, groups promoting Palestinian freedom respond to attack by the Anti-Defamation League UNITED STATES (October 17, 2010) – Representing campus organizations at over 60 campuses around the country, university students promoting Palestinian freedom have responded to a vilifying report by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) listing “Students for Justice in Palestine” (SJP) […]

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    Oct 18th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements
  • Olympia Food Co-Op Removes Israeli Goods from Shelves

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2010 Contact: contact@olympiabds.org www.olympiabds.org 360-918-8665 Olympia Food Co-op removes Israeli goods from shelves; first US store to institute boycott Olympia, WA– The Olympia Food Co-op Board of Directors has decided to boycott Israeli goods at their two locations in Olympia, Washington. At a July 15th meeting packed with Co-op members, […]

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    Jul 20th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements, News
  • Statement of Solidarity with the UC Berkeley Hunger Strikers

    “Pessimism comes from reality, because reality is tragic. Optimism comes from action, because action changes reality.” ~Jose Mariategui We Students for Justice in Palestine stand in solidarity and support the actions of the UC Berkeley Hunger Strikers. We find their stand against the racist and violent Arizona law SB 1070 to be courageous, demonstrating a […]

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    May 8th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements
  • Statement from UC Berkeley Students for Justice in Palestine

    DESPITE the regrettable decision made by the ASUC Senate tonight, we have never been more confident about our success or more optimistic about the future.

    Our first act after this vote, therefore, is to invite our peers, who today are paralyzed by their fear, to open their eyes and hearts to the grave injustices in Palestine: to recognize that they must make a choice between eternal fear, and equal human rights.

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    Apr 29th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements, News
  • ASUC Senate Hearing Fails to Override Veto by 1 Vote

    We lost the vote, but won the night. 13 senators voted to override, 14 were required. Only 5 senators voted to uphold, less than half the 13. We made a statement recorded for posterity and forced everyone to listen and watch what the nature of Israeli occupation is, to listen to Palestinian voices, from Palestine and from the US, telling […]

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    Apr 29th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements
  • Final ASUC Senate Hearing on SB118A Veto This Wednesday (Check Next Post)

    ****UPDATE****TIME CHANGE****UPDATE**** WHEN: WEDNESDAY APRIL 28TH, 2010, 10:30 PM (CONFIRMED – WE RECOMMEND YOU COME AT 10:00) WHERE: PAULEY BALLROOM, MLK BUILDING (CONFIRMED) WHY: Veto claims bill is divisive. Come show broad support. WHAT: At the meeting, please check-in with SJP at the entrance or ask someone in a green armband inside the room. MORE: […]

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    Apr 28th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements
  • Interfaith Prayer Circle Before Senate Hearing Tonight (Check Next Posting)

    WHAT: FINDING PEACE TRHOUGH PRAYING TOGETHER WHEN: 7.45-8.30 TONIGHT (APPROX.), WEDNESDAY APRIL 28 WHERE: BETWEEN  ZELLERBACH AND MLK, UC CAMPUS WHO: ALL FAITHS WELCOME TO A MOMENT OF TRANQUILITY Partcipating: Rev. John Anderson, Rev. Michael Yoshii,  Shaykh Alaeddin el-Bakri, Penny Rosenwasser, Ras Kadee Advisory: Open-Air Event, Chance of Rain

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    Apr 28th, 2010 | Filed under Announcements
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