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Journal of Resistance Studies

The first issue is available for free online.

Information about subcribing to or submitting to the journal can be found at their website.

Techniques and Talking Points: For pastors and other church leaders regarding Israel and Palestine

Over the coming months, many of us will be in the position of interpreting the actions of the General Assembly in our congregations and with friends who are Presbyterian and from other faith traditions, and possibly with leaders from the Jewish and Muslim communities. Some of us will have the opportunity to craft letters to the editor or to make appearances on local radio or TV stations. We want to provide you with some background to help you prepare well to take advantage of those opportunities.

Why Reform?

An essay by PPF National Committee member Parrish Jones.

Enhancing Security

An essay by PPF National Committee member Parrish Jones.

Unintentional Immigrants

An essay by PPF National Committee member Parrish Jones.

Presbyterian Voices for Justice Network News 2013

The first 11 pages of this newsletter offer helpful background information and recommended reading and viewing on Detroit. It is an excellent resource for anyone planning on attending the General Assembly in June 2014.

 

Boycott the Gaza Invasion this Thanksgiving

by Chris Iosso
The grim truth about Israel’s cur­rent bomb­ing of Gaza is that the U.S. gov­ern­ment will do very lit­tle to limit the one-sided col­lec­tive pun­ish­ment or cor­rect the claims that this pre-election mil­i­tary cam­paign by the Netanyahu gov­ern­ment is about “defense.” The casu­alty toll already con­firms the vast inequal­ity of power, recall­ing the last inva­sion of Gaza in late 2008 and early 2009 that killed 1400 Pales­tini­ans to 14 Israelis.

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