Durham Singles Out Israel: A History in Articles

In April of 2018, Durham, North Carolina became the first city in the United States to ban police trainings specifically with Israel. Read about the details and the subsequent Human Relations Commission draft report and a local lawsuit.

The Israel Resolution

Durham, NC became the first city in the U.S. to ban police trainings specifically with Israel
Uncovering Hate

How Durham Came to Discriminate Against Israel and the Jewish People

In-depth report

North Carolina Rabbis Stand Strong

Rabbis call Durham City Council statement citing Israel a 'punch in the gut'
Seminal Read

Support police participation in exchange programs with Israeli counterparts

Former Assistant FBI Director, Steven L. Pomerantz
Federal Support

Reform Jews Ask Durham’s Mayor Steve Schewel to Remove Israel from the “Israel Resolution”

Progressive Jews Speak Up!
Sorry, not sorry

HRC Draft Report Gets It Right!

Human Relations Commission Recommends Durham Removes Israel from Divisive Statement
Strong Report

Durham Council Members Sued Over Alleged Violations of Open-Government Law

Indy Week article
Local Lawsuit

Standing with Jewish Brothers and Sisters

Bishop Ronald L. Godbee of Durham's River Church writes the Durham HRC
Interfaith Support

Holocaust Survivor Writes the Durham Human Relations Commission (HRC)

87 year old Sven Sonnenberg thanks the Durham HRC for their evidence based draft report.
A Survivor Speaks!

Progressive Jewish Community Leader Supports HRC Draft Proposal

Pilar Rocha-Goldberg, President and CEO of the El Centro Hispano, supports the Durham HRC draft.
Progressive Power
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