Reporting From the Occupied Territories: Jewish Americans & Israelis in Solidarity with Palestinians
Saturday, November 15th 2003 5pm - 7pm
Reporting from the Occupied Territories: Jewish Americans & Israelis in Solidarity with Palestinians. Four activists speak of their recent experiences and observations in Israel and the West Bank. This event will take place at Amherst College in the Cole Assembly Room (Converse Hall), Saturday, November 15, 5:00 - 7:00 pm. The speakers are:
Nirit Ben-Ari - an Israeli activist and member of Jews Against the Occupation. She is a graduate student of political science in the Graduate Center of the City university of New York. She is a former Israeli army radio editor, "Tel Aviv times" columnist and a tour guide.
David Bloom - co-editor of the online monthly World War 3 Report (WW3Report.com) and a member of Jews Against the Occupation (Jatonyc.org).
Ora Wise - born in Jerusalem and raised by a rabbi and a Jewish day school teacher, has worked with Rabbis for Human Rights and returned again to Israel/Palestine this summer to work with the International Solidarity Movement.
Ryan Senser - a recent graduate of Amherst College, where he was president of Hillel, Ryan now lives in NYC and recently worked with the International Solidarity Movement.
Amherst College, Converse Hall, Cole Assembly Room Northwest corner of Amherst College campus (near intersection of Rt. 9 and 116) Amherst Massachusetts
Sponsored by the Western Massachusetts Palestine Action Coalition