The Domino Effect: World Council of Churches joins growing movement for divestment against Israel

This week the World Council of Churches (WCC) joined an ever expanding movement across the Christian World and condemned the “illegal” Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza while highlighting plans to apply “economic pressure” on Israel. Reminiscent of the Anti-Apartheid boycotts which rocked the racist regime of South Africa during the 1980s, the […]

The Domino Effect: World Council of Churches joins growing movement for divestment against Israel

This week the World Council of Churches (WCC) joined an ever expanding movement across the Christian World and condemned the “illegal” Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza while highlighting plans to apply “economic pressure” on Israel. Reminiscent of the Anti-Apartheid boycotts which rocked the racist regime of South Africa during the 1980s, the […]

Cries of “Free Free Palestine” and “Isolate Apartheid Israel” fill the streets of South Africa to oppose the Israeli officials’ visit.

***image2***The streets of Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban reverberated this weekend with cries of “Free Free Palestine”, “Isolate Apartheid Israel”, “Boycott Israel” and “No to Bantustans”, to mark the forthcoming visit of Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to South Africa. Thousands of people took to the streets. On Saturday’s evening news, scenes from the […]

Cries of “Free Free Palestine” and “Isolate Apartheid Israel” fill the streets of South Africa to oppose the Israeli officials’ visit.

***image2***The streets of Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban reverberated this weekend with cries of “Free Free Palestine”, “Isolate Apartheid Israel”, “Boycott Israel” and “No to Bantustans”, to mark the forthcoming visit of Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to South Africa. Thousands of people took to the streets. On Saturday’s evening news, scenes from the […]

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