resistance to the occupation and the apartheid regime is hovering over
the State of Israel, and all the state’s dignitaries have been recruited
to battle it.
This non-violent resistance operates both in areas under Israel’s
reign of control, in the form of a popular struggle on both sides of the
green line, and across the globe, through the Israeli and international
affirmative response to the Palestinian call for boycotts, divestment
and sanctions on Israel, until it ends the occupation and grants full
equality to people from both nations living under its rule.
As an act of solidarity with the subjugated Palestinian people, a
group of Jewish Israelis has decided to join those Palestinians who have
chosen the non-violent struggle for civic and national justice.
This act has given politically conscientious Jewish Israelis a
golden opportunity to join a campaign against their own government
without forsaking their own people. Indeed, this act leads the way
towards a broader joint struggle with the oppressed people, through a
rebuilding of our fundamental human values, enabling us to do away with
the friend/foe dichotomy, which lies at the root of Israeli racism and