Rebecca Vilkomerson is the Executive Director of Jewish Voice for Peace (www.jvp.org), a leading national organization inspired by Jewish tradition to work for a just peace for all the people of Israel and Palestine. JVP has over 125,000 supporters around the country, over 35 chapters, an active Rabbinical Cabinet and a growing youth wing. Rebecca has been widely published in numerous media outlets, including The Los Angeles Times, CNN.com, The Nation, The Hill, Huffington Post, Tikkun and Zeek. In 2010, she was named as one of the Forward 50, the Forward’s list of 50 most influential Jewish Americans. Rebecca has a master’s degree in Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University. Rebecca lived in Israel with her family from 2006-2009.
What Jewish voters want --and what the candidates do not offer
Los Angeles Times [8/15/12]
Progressive except on Palestine
The Hill [9/12/11]
Activist: Israeli government won't protect its own citizens
Peace Process or Land Grab?
Chapter in book: Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions: The Global Struggle for Palestinian Rights