AFSC has joined 40 human-rights groups expressing deep concerns about Muslim “radicalization” hearings starting March 10. In a letter, the groups warn the hearings “risk chilling fundamental First Amendment freedoms of religion, speech and association." Read the full letter.
Citizen Hearings on the impact of U.S. Weapons used on civilians in Gaza, during Israel"s operation Cast Lead. The hearings were organized by AFSC.
Vision and Framework for Citizen Hearings on Impact of US Weapons on Civilians in Gaza
Interfaith Witness for Middle East Peace is an ad hoc coalition of faith-based individuals and community groups. We view the United States as a major contributor to the militarization of the conflict and thus, by extension, the maintenance of systems of inequality between Palestinians and Israeli Jews. Curriculum Guide to Citizen Hearings is a tool to engage, educate and activate faith-based communities and secular groups to:
AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more
Where we work
AFSC has office around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.