The World Says No to Israeli Occupation!
DC Protest against Israeli Occupation Big Success!
Sunday, June 10, an estimated crowd of more than 5,000
people gathered at the West Lawn of the Capitol for a rally protesting 40
Messages of solidarity were sent in by:
The assembled crowd also heard statements from a broad array of
Some videos from the rally have been posted on the internet and more will be posted shortly.
To watch Andy Shallal, from Iraqi Voices for Peace, click here.
To watch Ambassador Ed Peck, from the Council for the National Interest Foundation, click here.
To view pictures of the rally and march, click here.
If you have additional pictures and videos, please send us the links to firstname.lastname@example.org
On Monday, June 11, approximately 300 grassroots lobbyists from more than 30 states filled the halls of Congress to meet with their Representatives and Senators to demand an end to US support for Israeli occupation; for the United States to hold Israel accountable for its violations of the US Arms Export Control Act and Foreign Assistance Act; to restrict the export of cluster bombs munitions to Israel and other countries; and to call for the United States to appoint a special envoy for Middle East peace.
The two-day mobilization was covered in the media by Democracy Now!To view a video of US Campaign Steering Committee member Phyllis Bennis discussing the mobilization, click here.
the June 10-11 mobilization was a huge success, our struggle to end US support
a lot of big bills coming due from this weekend's historic mobilization and we
need your support to continue educating, organizing, and mobilizing to end
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As a thank you, for a limited time, with any contribution of $25 or more, we'll send you a set of signs from this weekend's historic mobilization, along with two sets of our anti-apartheid poster series.These suitable-to-frame signs read "End US Support for Israeli Occupation", "The World Says NO! to Israeli Occupation", "Justice for Palestinians", and "A Just Peace for Palestinians and Israelis".
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