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March 14, 2016

Let’s Talk About the Occupation in (American) English

by AVNER GVARYAHU in Haaretz
Ari Shavit’s strategies for bridging the gap between U.S. Jews and Israel effectively act to obscure the line that separates Israel from the occupied territories. That line is what Breaking the Silence seeks to protect. continue reading ›
March 9, 2016

February 2016 at Breaking the Silence

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February 21, 2016

Political persecution won’t stop us from breaking our silence

by YULI NOVAK in +972 Magazine
The orchestrated onslaught against Israeli anti-occupation groups have led to death threats and physical attacks. But we will not be scared — we are determined to save our country from the same messianic, nationalistic, and racist forces that harm it. continue reading ›
February 11, 2016

Breaking the Silence: toward a moral army and a moral country

by ACHIYA SCHATZ in Jerusalem Post
We turn to our society and to the Israeli leadership with two demands: first, assume responsibility to remain aware of the nature of the missions you send us out to carry out and what they entail. Second, change the mission. continue reading ›
February 4, 2016

Breaking the Silence invites you!

We are very pleased to invite you to a show with a glimmer of hope: "Blacklisted". The event will take place this Friday, February 5, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at Hangar 11 in the Tel Aviv Port. continue reading ›
December 9, 2015

November 2015 at Breaking the Silence

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December 3, 2015

The right and duty to break silence

It seems that today, more than any time in the past, the Israeli public is split between two rival camps. One camp champions radical nationalism with populist and racist messaging, some of whom have no problem with violence – whether physical or verbal, institutional or spontaneous. This is a camp that sees every critical statement that opposes its worldview as tantamount to treason. continue reading ›
November 22, 2015

MK Shaked’s New Bill Stigmatizes, Constrains Left-Wing Israeli NGOs

by AVNER GVARYAHU in The Jewish Week
Without anti- occupation organizations, who will constantly try to remind Israelis that the occupation continues after each military operation? Who will fight to talk about the context of the violence? Who will try to take responsibility and create future change? Read more at continue reading ›
November 9, 2015

October 2015 at Breaking the Silence

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