Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Methodists reject resolution proposing divestment from companies doing business with Israel

A proposed resolution that would have required the United Methodist Church (UMC) to divest from three companies doing business with Israel was defeated Wednesday. At its quadrennial conference in Tampa, Fla., the UMC instead supported a motion calling for “positive investment” in the Palestinian economy. Leading up to the conference, 1,200 American rabbis signed a […]

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