Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Our Efforts Are Affecting the Policy Discourse!

Just one day after we put out a call to bring the cost of Israeli occupation to the #Occupy movement and got an extraordinary response from people wanting to organize to end military aid to Israel, Washington Post columnist Walter Pincus published today a bombshell article entitled "United States needs to reevaluate its assistance to Israel."

Just a coincidence? Hardly. The grassroots work that we are all doing to educate and organize people to end U.S. aid to Israel is now bubbling up to the rarefied policy circles. We are having an impact!

Be sure to write a letter to the editor in support of this article and send it to letters@washpost.com. Letters should be less than 200 words and include your full contact info. For more guidelines, click here.

And be sure to get involved with our efforts to organize to end military aid to Israel!