Thirty years ago, as the war in El Salvador still raged, PPJC's former director Paul George visited the site of the El Mozote Massacre, in the company of the only survivor, Rufina Amaya. Last month, the first glimmer of justice emerged in this tragic story. Here's Paul's recent blog post. (P.S. - Follow and like Paul's blog. That'd make him happy.) ... See MoreSee Less
Of all the responsibilities that fall on the shoulders of a president, it has long been clear that foreign policy is beyond Trump's abilities. Woefully ignorant before taking office, he has done nothing to learn. And it shows.
There are numerous tinderbox situations in the region, all made more dangerous by Trump's impulsive, ill-informed actions. For this edition of Other Voices TV we'll take a deep, authoritative look at the region's many hot spots.
Join South Bay Jewish Voice for Peace this Thursday, February 20 at 7:00 PM as they welcome Richard Hardigan, author of "The Other Side of the Wall: An Eyewitness Account of the Occupation in Palestine". Mr. Hardigan was a volunteer with the International Solidarity Movement in the summer of 2014. After the book talk and sale, they'll discuss the outlook for congressional legislation regarding Israel/Palestine in the coming year, and how the "Deal of the Century" may impact the political movement for justice in I/P. Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church, Coleman Room (in the Phoenix Center), 728 W. Fremont Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94087 ... See MoreSee Less