As we continue to reckon with and work towards dismantling oppressive systems here in the United States, we have a responsibility to speak out against oppression happening beyond our borders. We condemn the heinous acts of sustained violence being carried out against people in Palestine. We encourage our members to read thisbeginner’s guide for those who want to educate themselves on Palestine and join us in speaking out against these atrocities by taking at least one of the action steps below:
We are in solidarity with Palestinians who are advocating for their human rights. Please join us in speaking out and putting pressure on decision makers, including our elected leaders, to stand on the side of justice.
Note: Based on feedback from YNPNdc members, this statement was edited on June 13, 2021 to reflect YNPNdc’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. View our follow-up statement.