Press Releases

Airbnb Commits to Removing Illegal Rentals of Israeli Settlements in the West Bank
November 19, 2018

JOINT PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC, November 19, 2018—Earlier today, AXIOS reported that after years of controversy, Airbnb will remove all home-sharing…

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In Legislative Upset, Missouri Anti-BDS Bill Fails
May 22, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — A five-month grassroots campaign led by human rights groups and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of…

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Joint Statement from Delegation of Palestinian Lawyers, Human Rights Activists, and Artists on Opening of National Memorial to Reckon with History of Lynching and Slavery
April 26, 2018

MONTGOMERY, AL, April 26, 2018 – A delegation of Palestinian lawyers, human rights activists, and artists is traveling to Montgomery, AL this…

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USCPR Statement on Gender Justice
March 8, 2018

In recent months, courageous survivors have reminded the world that gender-based violence is endemic at every level of society here in…

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US Campaign for Palestinian Rights Welcomes Federal District Court Decision Supporting Right to Boycott
January 30, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC, January 30, 2018 – The US Campaign for Palestinian Rights welcomes a Federal District Court preliminary injunction halting a Kansas…

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New Orleans City Council Rescinds Universal Human Rights Resolution Due to Backlash Over Inclusion of Palestinians
January 25, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC, January 25, 2018 – Today, the New Orleans City Council rescinded a universal human rights resolution, R-18-5, under intense pressure…

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USCPR Statement on Israeli Blacklist of Palestinian Rights Organizations
January 7, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC, January 7, 2018 – Today, the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights (USCPR) learned through media reports that it, along with…

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USCPR Statement on Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital
December 5, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC, December 5, 2017 – The US Campaign for Palestinian Rights (USCPR), a national coalition of hundreds of groups working for…

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USCPR Welcomes Introduction of Bill Supporting Palestinian Children’s Human Rights
November 14, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC, November 14, 2017 – The US Campaign for Palestinian Rights welcomes the introduction of the Promoting Human Rights by…

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USCPR Welcomes ACLU Lawsuit Challenging Unconstitutional Anti-BDS Law
October 11, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC, October 11, 2017 – The US Campaign for Palestinian Rights welcomes the American Civil Liberties Union’s landmark lawsuit, filed…

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