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Israel & Palestine...Know the FACTS! March 1, 2009, -8pm CSU
Union 1st floor, Ballrooms
Three sentence or shorter description of event:
"ISRAEL AND PALESTINE”... A Fundraising Dinner for Gaza
This Fundraising Dinner you will give you an in depth analysis of the
Palestinian & Israeli conflict. Also get an understanding of the history
behind this conflict. Sponsored by MASS: Muslim American Society-Sacramento.
Emory University Israeli Apartheid Week March 2-5 Emory University
March 2: "Apartheid: South Africa to Israel" featuring Emory
Advocates for Justice in Palestine Speakers
March 3: "Testimony,Apartheid, and Resistance" featuring Dr. Stephen Bell and
March 4: Rally for Palestine
March 5: Dr. Norman Finkelstein "Behind the Gaza Massacre, . Glenn Memorial Bldg. Co-sponsored
Advocates for Justice in Palestine and the American
Friends Service Committee.
Palestinian Solidarity Week March 2-6, events scheduled for 6-9 PM every day University of Maryland
Events every day to promote awareness about the Palestinian perspective in the
Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The events will show the different aspects of the
Palestinian experience. Unfortunately, the current depiction of the Palestinian
perspective on our campus only perpetuates stereotypes or is completely
excluded altogether therefore establishing an urgent need for an accurate
portrayal of the Palestinian people and their struggle.Cosponsored by the Organization of Arab
Students and Muslim Student Association at the University of Maryland.
Stand Out Against
beginning at Ruggles Station in Boston
A procession with signs illustrating Israel's Apartheid practices.Sponsored by the Boston Coalition for Palestinian
New York City
Johannesburg to Jerusalem: Anti-Apartheid Organizing in the US March 2, St Mary’s
Episcopal Church, 521 West 126th Street, NYC
Showing of critically acclaimed film “Have you heard from Johannesburg?”, followed
by a discussion with David Wildman of the United Methodist Church and Mahmood
Mamdani of Columbia University.
Sponsored by Adalah-NY.
The Art of
Resistance: Culture and the Boycott of Israel March 6, Judson Memorial
Church, 55 Washington Square South, NYC
Panel discussion with best-selling author Ahdaf Soueif, founding member of the
Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel Omar
Barghouti, and NYC poet Remi Kanazi; moderated by Brooklyn College Professor
Moustafa Bayoumi.Sponsored by Adalah-NY.
Occupation 101 Screening followed by Open Forum March 3,
Motorola Protest March 4, 12:30 pm 18th and Chestnut Meet to protest Motorola's complicity in Israel's human rights violations and military occupation. There are four cell phone stores at 18th and Chestnut, all of whom sell Motorola phones. We will call on the corporation to cease producing and selling equipment to the Israeli army to prevent its involvement in future abuses. Sponsored by SUSTAIN Philadelphia. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Divestment Teach-In March 5, 5:30 pm Temple Student Center Room 220, 13th and Montgomery Teach-in to reignite the divestment campaign at Temple University. Sponsored by Temple Students for Justice in Palestine. Email email@example.com for more information.
Israeli Consulate Vigil March 6, 12 pm Israeli Consulate, Corner of 19th and JFK. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Candlelight Vigil at Opening Gala of Israeli Film Festival March 7, 7 pm Gershman YMHA, Broad and Pine Streets Candlelight demonstration at the "Gala Opening" of the Israeli Film Festival of Greater Philadelphia. Please dress in black and bring a candle. Sponsored by Philadelphia Jews for a Just Peace. Contact email@example.com for more info.
International Women's Day March March 8, 12 pm City Hall Rally and march down Broad Street with banners, signs, songs, and chants, followed by an afternoon Speakout and Cultural Performances at 260 South Broad Street. Bring Palestinian flags, banners, and signs supporting Palestinian women and children. Sponsored by SUSTAIN Philadelphia.