Participants will hear from Kyle Cristofalo, CMEP’s Senior Director of Advocacy and Government Relations on how to advocate with Congressional members on behalf of peace and justice in the Middle East. CMEP1835 is an extension of Churches for Middle East Peace that seeks to engage young adults in education and advocacy around Israel/Palestine, as well as the broader Middle East.
Public Statement | CMEP Applauds Reinstatement of Aid to Palestinians
CMEP welcomes the announcement that the Biden Administration will soon restart economic and humanitarian assistance to the Palestinians in a manner fully consistent with current U.S. law. After a complete cut off of assistance to the Palestinians during the Trump Administration, the distribution of funds is a welcome first step in addressing the considerable deterioration in the U.S. relationship with Palestinians.
Action Alert | Tell Congress: Say No to Home Demolitions
The United States Government must not be silent as Palestinians in East Jerusalem face continued threats of demolition. Each demolition threatens the Palestinian presence in East Jerusalem and moves us further away from a just and lasting end to the conflict in Israel-Palestine.