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USA: Jewish Labor Committee on the flotilla

The Jewish Labor Committee has issued the following statement on the flotilla killings: The Jewish Labor Committee is deeply troubled by the tragic events that took place on board the ships attempting to break through the Israeli blockade of Gaza…

Jewish Labor Committee urges TUC to condemn boycotts

The Jewish Labor Committee notes the statement by the British Trades Union Congress of September 17, 2009. We welcome the TUC’s affirmation of support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and emphasis on security for all parties. Yet,…

Unions move to overturn Israel boycott

Last month, the Scottish Trade Unions Congress became the latest in a series of unions to call for a boycott of Israeli products. Support for boycotting, divesting from and sanctions against the Jewish state appears to be growing by leaps…

Jewish Labor Committee statement on Gaza

The Jewish Labor Committee deeply mourns the loss of innocent life and expresses its sorrow for the suffering in the escalation of violence in Gaza and Israel. Hamas has sent thousands of rockets of different ranges over the border into…