Author Archives: Jordan Ash

About Jordan Ash

Jordan Ash of St. Paul, MN is on the national board of Jewish Voice for Peace and a member of Mount Zion Synagogue. He has been active in both the Occupy Homes and BDS movements and was born in Pittsburgh, PA.

Home is where the occupation is

Pittsburgh, PA is the focal point this month for two separate social justice movements — each growing in strength and gaining momentum in their struggle for human rights and to stop the destruction and loss of homes. One movement uses occupation as a main tactic to save homes in the United States, while for the other movement it is the occupation 6,000 miles away in Palestine that is destroying homes.

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