In 1998, The Shalom Center and the Elat Chayyim spiritual retreat center co-sponsored a “liturgical/spiritual protest” against the poisoning of the Hudson River by the PCBs that the General Electric Corporation had poured into it.
The protest was held at Beacon NY on the banks...
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Folk music icon Pete Seeger, quoted earlier this week as saying that he supports a boycott of Israel, told JTA that his position on Israel is constantly evolving.
Earlier this week, the pro-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement group Adalah-NY reported that Seeger met recently...
March 1, 2011 | 12:41 pm
Folk music legend Pete Seeger says he regrets taking part in a peace rally for Israel’s Arava Institute for Environmental Studies.
Last November, the 92-year-old musician appeared on “With Earth and Each Other,” billed as on online peace rally in support of the Israeli...
October 19, 2010 | 1:26 pm