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Resistance Is Not Terror

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 10:46 am | Alternative Jewish Voices

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz has issued a military order which designates six leading Palestinian legal and human rights groups as "terrorist" organisations. The government of Israel has declined to back its orders with evidence. The order ... More >>

Not At This Hui, And Not In Our Names

Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 8:52 am | Alternative Jewish Voices

  We, Alternative Jewish Voices , hope for a productive and unifying second day at the Christchurch anti-terrorism hui. Security is something we build together and give each other. A threat may be singular, but our safety is collective. We are ... More >>

From The River To The Sea

Friday, 11 June 2021, 1:07 pm | Alternative Jewish Voices

Alternative Jewish Voices has been thinking about that phrase, "from the river to the sea." Several weeks ago, Wellington had a series of big, many-lingual demonstrations seeking justice and safety for Palestinians. One was on the steps ... More >>

When A Stone Confronts A Rifle

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 8:58 am | Alternative Jewish Voices

When a person holding a stone confronts soldiers who are armed with rifles, ask yourself why they are willing to do that. On May 8, 80,000 Palestinians came to stand in front of rifles and pray at the Al Aqsa Mosque. They overwhelmed the rifles with ... More >>

Calling Out The Injustices Of Israeli Government Actions Does Not Constitute Anti-Semitism

Monday, 11 January 2021, 6:06 am | Alternative Jewish Voices

Statement by: Sh’ma Koleinu / Alternative Jewish Voices collective , 10/1/21 Two organisations – the Israel Institute of New Zealand and the NZ Jewish Council - have again accused groups and individuals – including Green Party MP ... More >>

NZ’s Alternative Jewish Voices Joins International Groups In Supporting Palestinian And Arab Statement On Antisemitism

Friday, 11 December 2020, 1:13 pm | Alternative Jewish Voices

Alternative Jewish Voices is pleased to join international Jewish activists for justice, applauding a recent statement on antisemitism by 122 Palestinian and Arab academics, writers and intellectuals. The statement , published in the Guardian, ... More >>