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Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii divests from Caterpillar, Hewlett Packard and Motorola Solutions

Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii divests from Caterpillar, Hewlett Packard and Motorola Solutions

At the 46th Annual Meeting of Convention the Diocese of Hawaii’s resolution 6, highlighting peace and justice issues in Israel and Palestine, includes divestment from Caterpillar, Hewlett Packard and Motorola Solutions due to their support of Israeli occupation.

Please visit the convention’s website here for the full text of resolution 6.


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Donna Hicks

The Diocese of California passed a divestment resolution weekend before this [ ] and Massachusetts (8 November) and Oregon (13-15 November) both have resolutions coming up at their conventions. Maine considered some more around setting criteria for socially responsible investing – both were defeated.

Philip Farah

Thank you, Hawaii Diocese, from the bottom of our hearts! I’m sure all Palestinians (and increasingly, many Jews all over the world,)appreciate your solidarity with the nonviolent struggle for peace with justice in Palestine/Israel. Submission isn’t an option. The only alternative to nonviolence in this conflict is violence. So please keep your support coming for a sane alternative to the madness that Israeli leaders are perpetuating.

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