SeaMAC billboard censored in Chicago

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2016 Less than a day after boasting about their commitment to free speech, Lamar Advertising Company chose to censor a billboard in Chicago by Seattle Mideast Awareness Campaign (SeaMAC).  The message on the billboard was BOYCOTT ISRAEL UNTIL PALESTINIANS HAVE EQUAL RIGHTS. Photo of billboard available...

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Uprooting the Olive Tree

“Uprooting the Olive Tree,” a new novel now available, shows the progressive disruption of life in Palestine today through adventure, action and romance, the triumphs and tragedies of both Jews and Arabs. The last book in the trilogy preceded by “Living Stones,” and “Cry of Hope,” continues the adventures of...

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Interview with Kids4Peace

On Thursday evening January 14th towards the end of our pilgrimage, we gathered in the downstairs meeting room at our hotel, Knights Palace. We met with 3 staff from Kids4Peace:  Rev. Josh Thomas, Executive Director, based in Washington DC; Reeham  Subhi, a 40 year-old Muslim who serves as Program Coordinator and...

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Occupation-Free Seattle?

Ed Crouch has found there is interest among our community in establishing an "Occupation-Free Seattle". The purpose of this thrust is to persuade the Seattle Human Rights Commission to advocate that the City discontinue investing in companies and products that profit from the Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories...

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