Donna Nevel, a founding member of Jews Say No, highlights the historical context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In conversations about Gaza, I have heard many thoughtful people in the Jewish community lament the loss of Palestinian lives in Gaza but then say, “But Hamas…” as if that were the heart of the problem. I’d like to suggest that, when we have these conversations about... Continue Reading
Donna Nevel, a community psychologist and educator whose work is rooted in Participatory Action Research (PAR) and popular education, has been a long-time organizer for peace and justice in Palestine/Israel. She is a founding member of Jews Say No, on the board of Jewish Voice for Peace, and on the coordinating committee of the Nakba Education Project-US.