Progressive lawmakers call for suspending military aid to Israel if West Bank annexation goes ahead

July 2, 2020

...But 20 groups including IfNotNow, CODEPINK, Jewish Voice for Peace Action, Defense for Children International-Palestine and the Center for Constitutional Rights expressed their support for the letter. 

"As the people rise up across this country in protest of systemic anti-Black racism and demand a fundamental reprioritization of public investment — defunding police and investing in community safety and wellbeing — we must also work to ensure U.S. taxpayer funds are not perpetuating gross violations of human rights abroad," said Nadia Ben-Youssef, advocacy director for the Center for Constitutional Rights, in a statement. ...

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July 2, 2020