Links

Here is a selection of links that Engage readers might find useful or interesting.
For links on antisemitism and anti-Zionism, please browse our RESOURCES section.


Alliance for Workers’ Liberty
Socialist group that has a proud record of standing against left antisemitism and the demonization of Israel
Dialogue et Partage
A Belgian-based group that campaigns for peace, against the occupation, and against the demonization of Israel.
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME)
American based academic campaigning organisation against antisemitism and anti-Zionism
Adler Music
David Adler writes about music and political culture. His articles and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, The New Republic, Down Beat, Jazz Times, All About Jazz, All Music Guide (allmusic.com), Signal to Noise, Coda and more. His article “Sample Sale: Will the Courts Change Hip-Hop?” was chosen by the editors of The New Republic as one of the magazine’s top ten culture pieces of 2004.
Peace Now UK
British support group for Peace Now in Israel.
Harry’s Place
is the online meeting place for the anti-totalitarian left. Daily news, analysis and debate.
B’tselem
Israeli information centre for human rights in the occupied territories
BgAA-Berlin
German group against antisemitism and anti-Zionism (in German)
Bitterlemons
is a website that presents Israeli and Palestinian viewpoints on prominent issues of concern. It focuses on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and peace process. It is produced, edited and partially written by Ghassan Khatib, a Palestinian, and Yossi Alpher, an Israeli.
Bob from Brockley
Blog about trans-Atlantic translation, Jews and Jew-haters, the old and new Stalinists, the culture wars, islam and secularism, contrarians and refuseniks, perfidious intellectuals and other such things.
Christian Aid Watch
A pro-Israel Christian site that challenges Christian Aid’s campaigning on Israel and Palestine.
Centre Communautaire Laic Juif de Belgique
Jewish Humanist communal centre. (in French)
Courage To Refuse
Organisation of Israeli soldiers who are refusing to serve in the West Bank. They define themselves as Zionists. Genuine Israeli patriots, they say, should refuse to take part in the occupation.
Democratiya
is a free bi-monthly online review of books. Our interests will range over war, peace, just war, and humanitarian interventionism; human rights, genocide, crimes against humanity and the responsibility to protect and rescue; the United Nations, international law and the doctrine of the international community; as well as democratisation, social and labour movements, ‘global civil society’, ‘global social democracy’, and Sennian development-as-freedom.
Dissent
is a quarterly magazine of politics and culture edited by Mitchell Cohen and Michael Walzer. In the words of the New York Times, Dissent “ranks among the handful of political journals read most regularly by U.S. intellectuals.”
EuroSocialist
Online magazine of the European Socialists group
Friends of Birzeit University
campaigns for academic freedom and against human rights violations of Birzeit University students and staff. Our main focus is on the Gaza Student Campaign, which highlights the problems students from Gaza face in attempting to study at West Bank universities. Our campaigning activities also extend to taking Delegations to Birzeit and the Palestinian Areas and facilitating Birzeit’s International studies programme and volunteer workcamp.
Gush Shalom
“Peace Bloc” Gush Shalom are an Israeli peace group who fight for a two state solution.
Open Republic
Warsaw based association against antisemitism and xenophobia. (in Polish, although some of their sections are translated into English)
Institute for Public Policy Research
In their own words: “ippr is the UK’s leading progressive think tank. Through our well-researched and clearly argued policy analysis, reports and publications, our strong networks in government, academia and the corporate and voluntary sectors and our high media profile, we play a vital role in maintaining the momentum of progressive thought.”
Israel/Palestine Centre for Research and Information
IPCRI, founded in Jerusalem in 1988, is the only joint Palestinian-Israeli public policy think-tank in the world. It is devoted to developing practical solutions for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. IPCRI deals with the cardinal issues in the Israeli-Arab conflict – issues where the two sides find themselves at loggerheads, and where cooperation is necessary.
Jews for Justice for Palestinians
is a network of Jews who are British or live in Britain, practising and secular, Zionist and not. We oppose Israeli policies that undermine the livelihoods, human, civil and political rights of the Palestinian people.
Labour Friends of Iraq
Solidarity with Iraqi trade unionists and democrats
LabourStart
is an online news service maintained by a global network of volunteers which aims to serve the international trade union movement by collecting and disseminating information — and by assisting unions in campaigning and other ways.
Meretz-Yachad
The Social Democratic party of Israel
MidEast Web
was started by people active in Middle East dialog and peace education efforts. Our goal is to weave a world-wide web of Arabs, Jews and others who want to build a new Middle East based on coexistence and neighborly relations. Our members and staff include distinguished educators, engineers, Web designers and other professionals experienced in dialog, peace education projects and in promoting dialog and coexistence using the Internet.
New Politics
independent socialist forum for dialogue and debate on the left. It is committed to the advancement of the peace and anti-intervention movements. It stands in opposition to all forms of imperialism, and is uncompromising in its defense of feminism and affirmative action. In our pages there is broad coverage of labor and social movements, the international scene, as well as emphasis on cultural and intellectual history.
New Profile
Campaign group for the demilitarization of Israeli society.
New republic
Magazine on American politics, foreign policy and culture
Normblog
Norman Geras, professor of politics and blogger.
Not a Fish
Israeli blog
Salom Achshav
The Israeli Peace Now website
Refuser Solidarity Network
was formed in April of 2002 to provide support for the growing Refuser Movement in Israel. The initial impetus for the establishment of the RSN was the publication in January 2002 of the Combatant’s Letter by a group of 52 reserve officers, which later became Ometz Le’sarev or Courage to Refuse.
Sministim
Israeli organisation of high school students who intend to refuse to serve in the occupied territories
The Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research
is a multidisciplinary academic framework shared by the faculties of the humanities, social sciences, and law at Tel Aviv University.
The Olive Tree project
aims to support talented young Israelis and Palestinians during their degree studies, to encourage mutual understanding and to create a community of graduates committed to the pursuit of human rights and economic welfare.
UJS
(Union of Jewish Students): organisation for Jewish students in the UK
Unite Against Terror
International petition against terror.
Yesh Din
is made up of volunteers who have organized to oppose the continuing violation of Palestinian human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory
Yesh Gvul
left wing refuseniks
Academic Friends of Israel
Pro-Israel academic network in the UK.
Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy
Yale based academic group concerned with contemporary antisemitism.
MCB Watch
A blog concerned with the monitoring and critique of the Muslim Council of Britain
Jeff Weintraub
is a social & political theorist, political sociologist, and democratic socialist who currently teaches at the University of Pennsylvania.
La Paix Maintenant
The French “Peace Now”. In French.
False Dichotomies
Alex Stein’s blog on Israel, Judaism, and other stuff.
The Euston Manifesto
lays the basis for a new left movement, reaffirming some of the most important values of a progressive politics.
Sinistra per Israele
Left-wing Italian group against antisemitism.
Israeli-Palestinian Science Organization (IPSO)
IPSO is a non-political, not-for-profit organization. IPSO’s mission is to foster and sustain cooperation between Israelis and Palestinians and to promote dialogue and interaction among scholars and scientists in the two communities. IPSO seeks out and supports high quality research in science and learning, involving cooperation between Israeli and Palestinian scientists and scholars. IPSO is located in the city of Jerusalem.
JANIP
The Jewish Academic Network for Israeli – Palestinian Peace
Meretz UK
The UK branch of the Progressive Zionist Party in Israel.
Yale Institute for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism
The Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA) is dedicated to the scholarly research of the origins and manifestations associated with antisemitism globally, as well as other forms of prejudice, including racisms, as it relates to policy. Through the examination of antisemitism and policy, YIISA disseminates scholarly material so to promote further understanding and contribute to aspects of policy analysis. YIISA is housed at the Institution for Social and Policy Studies (ISPS), Yale University.
Z-Word
Z Word is an online journal dedicated to exploring the moral, philosophical, political and historical issues arising from the conflicts in the Middle East, particularly – although not exclusively – as they relate to the issues of Zionism, anti-Zionism and antisemitism.
Z Word Blog
Rapid response section of Z-Word. Z Word is an online journal dedicated to exploring the moral, philosophical, political and historical issues arising from the conflicts in the Middle East, particularly – although not exclusively – as they relate to the issues of Zionism, anti-Zionism and antisemitism.

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