With an Eye on 2020, New Palestinian Platform Takes Aim at U.S. Funding to Israel


+972 Magazine quoted USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer in an article about Freedom Is the Future, a new set of policy demands written by Palestinian in the U.S., with support from USCPR and Adalah Justice Project.

“Too often the conversation around how U.S. policy can advance peacemaking has been centered around the demands of groups that don’t put Palestinian voices at the forefront, and has often been dominated by a liberal Zionist narrative,” said Yousef Munayyer, the executive director of the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights. “But what’s different is this puts Palestinian voices at the center. It demands accountability, with the goal of accountability and freedom and justice for all people, not with the goal of maintaining a discriminatory system.”