APN/Peace Now in the News: June 28 - July 11, 2014

The Forward - July 9, 2014
APN's Lara Friedman op-ed: Reports that murder of Palestinian teen may have been committed by Palestinians defamed Palestinian society

http://blogs.forward.com/forward-thinking/201752/a-blood-libel-against-all-palestinians/?picks_feed=true&picks_feed=true&picks_feed=true

The Forward - July 10, 2014
APN-ATFP joint internship program participants find common ground in Washington
http://forward.com/articles/201759/israeli-and-palestinian-roommates-find-common-grou/?p=all

Haaretz (reprint of Forward story) - July 10, 2014
APN-ATFP joint internship program participants find common ground in Washington
http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/1.604311

LA Jewish Journal - July 9, 2014
APN intern Hamze Awawdeh's article: Far from family in West Bank: A very different Ramadan
http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/far_from_family_in_west_bank_a_very_different_ramadan

Defense News - June 28, 2014
APN: US security aid to the PA is in Israel's national security interest
http://www.defensenews.com/article/20140628/DEFREG04/306280020

The Arab Daily News (online, US-based) - July 2, 2014
APN press releases on recent violence reprinted in entirety
http://thearabdailynews.com/2014/07/02/americans-peace-now-denounces-murder-palestinian-israeli-teenagers/

Times of Israel - July 3, 2014
Thousands take part in Peace Now's "Demonstration of Sanity"
http://www.timesofisrael.com/thousands-protest-wave-of-hate-in-tel-aviv/

Washington Jewish Week - July 2, 2014
APN's Ori Nir doesn't expect major Israeli offense against Gaza Strip
http://washingtonjewishweek.com/13558/mourning-questions-follow-israeli-teens-murder/

Ynet - July 3, 2014
Thousands take part in Peace Now's "Demonstration of Sanity" in Tel Aviv
http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4537790,00.html

The Forward - July 5, 2014
Conference of Presidents takes steps toward reform; APN has recently demanded such measures
http://forward.com/articles/201357/presidents-conference-takes-tentative-steps-to-mor/

APN/Peace Now in the News: June 20 - June 27, 2014

The Forward - June 24, 2014
APN expresses understanding for PC-USA's divestment move
http://forward.com/articles/200647/after-presbyterian-win-bds-advocates-trumpet-dives/?p=all

The Third Way (Mitchell Plitnick's blog) - June 23, 2014
Reprint of APN's press release on PC (USA)'s divestment decision
http://mitchellplitnick.com/2014/06/23/americans-for-peace-now-statement-on-pcusa-divestment/

APN/Peace Now in the News: June 13-June 20, 2014

The Jerusalem Post - June 15, 2014
Stephen Donshik comments on Ori Nir's op-ed re the discomfort of progressive US Jews with Israeli government policies
http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Op-Ed-Contributors/The-strange-reality-of-Israel-Diaspora-relations-359424

San Diego Jewish News - June 16, 2014
APN reacts to Israeli teens' kidnapping
http://www.sdjewishworld.com/2014/06/16/u-s-jewish-groups-react-teens-kidnapping/

The Forward - June 19, 2014
APN among Jewish groups calling and praying for the relaease of kidnapped Israelli teens
http://forward.com/articles/200364/kidnapping-unites-jewish-community-as-israel-split/

Haaretz - June 19, 2014
Peace Now's Yariv Oppenheimer's op-ed: Don't silence Arab MK's dissenting voice
http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.599653

Global Post (AFP Story) - June 19, 2014
Story on the kidnapping and settlers quotes article by Peace Now's Yariv Oppenheimer
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140619/kidnapping-shatters-jewish-settlers-illusion-peace

APN/Peace Now in the News: June 3 - June 13, 2014

The Forward - June 3, 2014
APN's Lara Friedman quoted on the Palestinian unity government and U.S. Funding
http://forward.com/articles/199414/us-warms-to-palestinian-unity-as-israel-fumes/?p=all

New York Times - June 12, 2014
APN's Ori Nir letter to the editor commenting on Dani Dayan op-ed
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/13/opinion/abandon-the-two-state-solution.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&_r=0

Arutz 7 - June 8, 2014
Peace Now's Yartiv Oppenheimer exchanges Twitter jabs with settler leader Dani Dayan
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/181472#.U5tTPfldU71

San Diego Jewish World - June 12, 2014
APN condemns Israel's approval of 1,084 homes (reprinting of press release)
http://www.sdjewishworld.com/2014/06/12/apn-condemns-israels-approval-1084-homes/


APN/Peace Now in the News: May 30 - June 6, 2014

Haaretz - June 2, 2014
APN greeted with warm applause at New York's Celebrate Israe parade
http://www.haaretz.com/blogs/west-of-eden/.premium-1.596607

The Times of Israel - June 3, 2014
APN welcomes formation of Palestinian government and calls on US and Israel to judge it by its positions and actions
http://www.timesofisrael.com/us-jewish-groups-cast-pa-unity-as-rejection-of-peace/

APN/Peace Now in the News: May 23, 2014 - May 30, 2014

Haaretz - May 28, 2014
APN's Ori Nir: American Jews are running out of patience with Israel
http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.595852

The Forward - May 29, 2014
Peace Now's Yariv Oppenheimer quoted in APN Board Member Leonard Fein's profile of Dani Dayan
http://forward.com/articles/199134/the-deceptive-style-of-settlement-leader-dani-daya/?

The Forward - May 30, 2014
APN spokesperson quoted in story on US Jewish peace groups
http://forward.com/articles/199129/american-dovish-groups-facing-grim-new-reality-aft/

APN/Peace Now in the News: May 10 - May 23, 2014

Haaretz - May 20, 2014
Peace Now condemns Israeli authorities for not acting against settlers' forgery of West Bank land documents
http://www.haaretz.com/mobile/.premium-1.591815?v=6B426621310078EEA716EC5ED8426B1F

St. Louis Jewish Light (JTA Story) - May 20, 2014
Peace Now disputes news regarding "silent freeze" of West Bank settlement construction
http://www.stljewishlight.com/news/world/article_b95d04a9-3c73-5a2a-aa30-0dcc019351e7.html

New Voices (blog) - May 20, 2014
APN's Lara Friedman speaking engagement at Boston University not sponsored by Hillel
http://newvoices.org/2014/05/20/defining-pro-israel/

New Jersey Jewish News - May 15, 2014
APN's Aaron Mann's op-ed: Yes, Gov. Christie: Pro-Israel equals anti-occupation
http://www.njjewishnews.com/article/22953/yes-gov.-christie-pro-israel-equals-anti-occupation#.U39_6_ldVpe

Jerusalem Post - May 13, 2014
High Court orders Israeli government to remove homes in illegal outpost following Peace Now petition
http://www.jpost.com/National-News/State-must-remove-some-illegal-homes-in-three-West-Bank-outposts-by-Sunday-352071

APN/Peace Now in the News: May 2-May 9, 2014

The Forward (JTA story) - May 8, 2014
APN Board Member Mandy Patinkin speaks at APN event, where he is given an award
http://blogs.forward.com/the-shmooze/197856/how-to-give-a-speech-like-mandy-patinkin/

JTA - May 6, 2014
APN Board member Mandy Patinkin speaks and sings at APN award ceremony, accepting APN award
http://www.jta.org/2014/05/06/arts-entertainment/six-degrees-no-bacon/mandy-patinkin-lets-loose

JTA - May 6, 2014
APN Board member Mandy Patinkin speaks and sings at APN award ceremony, accepting APN award
http://www.jta.org/2014/05/06/arts-entertainment/six-degrees-no-bacon/mandy-patinkin-lets-loose

The Algemeiner - May 5, 2014
APN criticizes CoP vote to reject J Street's membership application
http://www.algemeiner.com/2014/05/05/after-j-street-rejection-critics-target-diversity-of-conference-of-presidents/

The Forward - May 4, 2014
APN votes in support of J Street CoP membership
http://blogs.forward.com/jj-goldberg/197563/blackballing-j-street-who-voted-how/#ixzz30rWQdmJG

Daily Kos (blog) - May 3, 2014
APN co-sponsors David Harris Gershon book reading event in DC
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/05/03/1296586/-Palestinian-American-asks-about-BDS-at-my-book-event-and-nobody-gets-hurt

APN/Peace Now in the News: April 25-May 2, 2014

San Diego Jewish World - May 1, 2014
APN 'appalled' by Conference vote to exclude J Street (press release reprinted)
http://www.printfriendly.com/print?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sdjewishworld.com%2F2014%2F05%2F01%2Fapn-appalled-conference-vote-exclude-j-street%2F

The Forward - May 1, 2014
APN demands reform in Conference of Presidents
http://forward.com/articles/197490/j-street-turns-tables-on-president-conference-afte/?p=all#ixzz30YoMtcv8

LA Jewish Journal (JTA story) - April 30, 2014
Peace Now: Israel advanced some 14,000 West Bank apartments during talks
http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/item/peace_now_israel_advanced_some_14000_west_bank_apartments_during_talks

Northbynorthwestern.com - April 29, 2014
APN's Ori Nir and ATFP's Ghaith al-Omari speak at Northwestern University
http://www.northbynorthwestern.com/story/j-street-u-northwestern-speakers-speak-on-israeli-/

APN/Peace Now in the News: April 11-April 18, 2014

Washington Jewish Week - April 17, 2014
APN's Alana Suskin's letter to the editor in reply to criticism of her op-ed
http://washingtonjewishweek.com/11678/whose-side-are-we-on/

Israel Hayom - April 14, 2014
Peace Now: New settlemnent in Hebron threatens to derail peace process
http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_article.php?id=16857

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