Take Action: Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, 11/29November 28th, 2007
President Bush stated in his speech at
Palestinian and Israeli negotiators now begin this renewed negotiating process,
it is important for civil society to commemorate the International
Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People on Thursday,November 29. With renewed negotiations
taking place, the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
reminds us of the fundamentals: Palestinians—whether living under Israeli
military occupation, living as refugees who aren’t allowed to return home, or
as second-class citizens of
This year’s International Day of Solidarity with
the Palestinian People marks the 60th anniversary of the United
Nations vote to partition
Member groups of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation voted at our last annual organizers’ conference to make it a priority to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Nakba with educational resources and days of action.We begin this campaign by offering you educational resources and suggested actions to take on tomorrow’s International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People.
and distribute the US Campaign’s new fact sheet on the
2. Hold a vigil or protest in your community on Thursday.Organize a candle-light vigil or protest in your community to mark the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People.Pass out copies of the US Campaign’s fact sheet to educate people in your community.
If you’re in the
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SOLIDARITY WITH THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE THURSDAY NOVEMBER 29th
STAND/WALK WITH US
12:30 – 1:30 PM
Where we will Vigil and Flyer until 1:30 PM
Bring your signs, flags, banners, drums....
Please mark your calendars now!
Jewish Voice for Peace,
Palestinian fair trade olive oil this holiday season.Help Palestinian farmers in the
4. Watch on-line videos of Palestinians describing their experiences of the Nakba.The US Campaign has compiled links to video resources on the Nakba.See below.
Online videos of recorded interviews
Arab Film – Al Nakba: The Palestinian Catastrophe 1948
Documentary film about the Nakba, available for purchase or rental
You Tube – Palestinian Women: Stories of Nakba in their Villages
10-minute clip of interviews with Palestinian women
Palestinian Refugee ResearchNet – Videos and Documentaries
video clips –stateless people in
Dreams of a Nation
Log of films
by Palestinian directors dealing with