Media Releases

Activists Welcome SodaStream Decision to Shut Down Settlement Factory
October 29th, 2014
Reaction to SodaStream decision to relocate its West Bank factory.
Obama Applauded for Freezing Missile Deliveries to Israel
August 14th, 2014
US Campaign media release supporting the Obama administration's decision to freeze the delivery of Hellfire missiles to Israel.
Presbyterian General Assembly Votes 310-303 to Divest from Israeli Occupation
June 20th, 2014
Following a ten year process, the GA voted to divest from Caterpillar, Motorola Solutions, and Hewlett Packard.
Human Rights Groups Accuse NBC of Deceit About DIG Filming Locations in Occupied East Jerusalem
June 5th, 2014
As Palestinians mark 47 years of Israelís military occupation of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip, human rights groups are accusing NBC of complicity in Israelís violations of international law and human rights by filming its new series DIG in occupied East Jerusalem, after clearly stating that they would not do so.
Palestinian Rights Activists Deliver Petition Demanding NBC Not Film in Occupied East Jerusalem
May 6th, 2014
NBC refuses to accept a petition signed by more than 5,000 people calling on the network to end its involvement in the action series DIG.
Expert Available to Address Breakdown of Israeli-Palestinian Talks
April 28th, 2014
Policy Director Josh Ruebner is available for media interviews to discuss Secretary of State John Kerry's failure to broker Israeli-Palestinian peace.
Earth Day Network Cuts Ties with SodaStream After Palestinian Rights Groups Decry Greenwashing Campaign
April 21st, 2014
After pressure from thousands of people, EDN drops SodaStream as a sponsor.
Rights Activists Deliver Petition Demanding Gates Foundation Divest $170m from Corporation Complicit in Torture in Israeli Prisons
April 18th, 2014
Palestinian human rights groups launch worldwide campaign urging the Gates Foundation to divest from security company G4S.
US Groups Say ScarJo Resignation as Oxfam Ambassador Will Strengthen Global Movement for Palestinian Rights
January 30th, 2014
Groups working for Palestinian rights react to Scarlett Johansson's resignation from the role of Global Ambassador for Oxfam International.
Boston & LA rights advocates meet Oxfam & ScarJo's reps over concerns with Israeli settlements
January 29th, 2014
The meeting and visits in four U.S. cities came amidst a viral debate in mainstream and social media about Johanssonís role as a Global Ambassador for both Oxfam and SodaStream.