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Only Three Days Left Until the 10th Annual National Organizers' Conference!

by Rana Libdeh, Membership & Outreach Coordinator
September 13th, 2011

The 10th Annual National Organizers' Conference is only days away!

Online registration will close on Wednesday, September 14 at 5:00pm Eastern, after which, only on-site registration will be available. 

We cannot guarantee food or materials for on-site registrants, so please, register today!

Representatives and activists from member groups around the country are joining us for this special event.  We are confident this will be our best conference yet, and we want you to join us!

Register now for 10th Annual National Organizers' Conference. Download the conference materials to review the agenda, workshop descriptions, proposals, and annual report!


If you are unable to travel to DC, join us in cyber-space as we live stream the panels, speakers, and plenary portions of the conference!  Visit our homepage, www.endtheoccupation.org, during the conference to watch live video of our conference.

Our Friday night panel, “What the Arab Spring and Palestinian UN Membership Mean for Our Work” includes renowned experts and analysts from the U.S. and beyond, including Rami Khouri, Helena Cobban, Omar Barghouti, and Nadia Hijab.

Learn about the latest strategies, tactics, and lessons learned from boycott, divestment, and sanctions cam
paigns around the country at our Saturday morning panel, “Crafting and Sharpening Effective BDS Campaigns: Changing the Discourse and Isolating Apartheid Israel.”  Featuring organizing experts:

•  Omar Barghouti, co-founder of the BDS movement
•  Dalit Baum, Global Exchange, Who Profits?
•  Dr. Hatem Bazian, American Muslims for Palestine
•  David Michael Gabriel, BDS Earlham
•  Nancy Kricorian, CODEPINK
•  Andrew Kadi, US Campaign Steering Committee
•  Rebecca Subar, Jewish Voice for Peace
•  David Wildman, United Methodist Church

Learn about the latest campaigns and lessons learned to organize and mobilize to challenge U.S. support for Israeli occupation and apartheid and to change U.S. policy to support Palestinian rights at our Saturday afternoon panel, “Developing Our Tactics and Strategies to End U.S. Military and Diplomatic Support for Israel’s Human Rights Abuses.” Featuring organizing experts:

•  Phyllis Bennis, Institute for Policy Studies
•  Jennifer Bing, American Friends Service Committee

• Cindy Corrie, The Rachel Corrie Foundation
•  Alli McCracken, CODEPINK
•  Peter Miller, Americans United for Palestinian Human Rights
•  Martha Reese, Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine

We hope you can join us at this year's conference and help us move these campaigns forward in small group strategizing meetings.

Plus, don’t forget our special Saturday night benefit concert with world-renowned oud and violin player Simon Shaheen!

Don’t forget to register now before we close online registration at 5pm Eastern, Wednesday, September 14!  

See you in DC!