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Submitted by tpaneth on Tue, 10/13/2015 - 11:38am
When: Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Hope Central Church • 85 Seaverns Ave • Jamaica Plain
(Not wheelchair accessible)
The event will feature Susan Abulhawa (author, The Blue Between Sky and Water, September 2015), Ru Freeman (editor, Extraordinary Rendition: (American) Writers on Palestine, October 2015) and Michael Patrick MacDonald (author of All Souls: A Family Story From Southie).
In addition, Claire Messud, Fanny Howe, Askold Melnyczuk, Alice Rothchild and Aurora Levins Morales will read from their work on Israel/Palestine.
Tickets: $20 at the door; $18 advance (online) $10 student and low-income Cash or check only at the door
Submitted by dmcfarland on Sun, 10/11/2015 - 8:59pm
When: Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 4:00 pm to 8:55 pm
Where: Israeli Consulate • 29 Park Plaza • Boston
With the death toll rising in the West Bank and Gaza the Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights is asking you to respond to an emergency call from the Palestine Popular Committees for DEMONSTRATIONS on Tuesday October 13 to protest the brutal Israeli occupation.
When: Tuesday October 13, 4 - 5 PM
Where: Outside the Israeli Consulate, 20 Park Plaza (near Arlington Street Station)
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Thu, 09/17/2015 - 10:06am
When: Saturday, November 14, 2015, 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Where: Harvard University - William James Hall • 33 Kirkland St • Cambridge
A Half-Day Conference
Rami Khouri, a Palestinian-Jordanian and a U.S. citizen, is attached to Middle East research centers in Beirut and Cambridge, Mass., and is editor at large of the Beirut-based Daily Star.
Submitted by dmcfarland on Sat, 09/12/2015 - 12:29pm
When: Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Friends Meeting at Cambridge • 5 Longfellow Park • Cambridge
Bassem Tamimi is a renowned Palestinian human rights activist from the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, where, for the past 6 years, residents have opposed Israel’s illegal settlement construction and military occupation with weekly non-violent protests. Tamimi has been detained over a dozen times, at one point spending 3 years in an Israeli jail without charges or trial.
Submitted by dmcfarland on Sat, 09/12/2015 - 12:10pm
When: Thursday, October 22, 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: 3 Church Street • Harvard Square • Cambridge
Join Israeli Author Noga Kadman for a book talk:
Erased from Space and Consciousness: Israel and the Depopulated Palestinian Villages of 1948
Submitted by tpaneth on Tue, 09/01/2015 - 1:47pm
When: Friday, September 18, 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: First Parish Church Unitarian-Universalist • 75 Great Road • Bedford
Alice Rothchild presents her award winning film "Voices Across the Divide" at First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist on the Common, 75 Great Road, Bedford, MA. September 18, 2015, 7:00 pm. Dr. Rothchild is a Jewish/American, Boston-based obstetrician-gynecologist , author, and filmmaker. She co-founded and co-chairs America Jews for a Just Peace Boston, co-organizes the AJJP Health and Human Rights Project, and is on the coordinating committee of Jewish Voice for Peace, Boston. “Voices Across the Divide,” winner of the 2013 Audience Award at the Boston Palestine Film Festival will be followed by a Q & A.
Dr. Rothchild shares her own journey as an American Jew learning about invisible narratives while exploring the history of the Israel/Palestine conflict as told through the family stories of Palestinians now living in the US. She has traveled to the region annually since 2004, lectures and writes extensively, and recently traveled to Gaza.
Submitted by Ann Glick on Tue, 08/11/2015 - 8:47am
Monday conventioneers going to the Re/Max conference here in Boston saw 30 to 40 protesters saying NO OPEN HOUSES ON STOLEN LAND.
Peace activist groups gathered at Hynes Convention Center to protest RE/MAX's operations in occupied Palestinian Land. Re/Max International and Re/Max Israel sell settlement homes that are built on stolen Palestinian land. These settlements are in direct violation of international law. Re/Max Israel and Re/Max International profit from the continuing land theft from and dispossession of Palestinians.
Boston protesters say NO - No to Re/Max illegal operations.
Submitted by tpaneth on Tue, 08/04/2015 - 10:17am
When: Thursday, August 13, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Where: Grassroots International • 179 Boylston Street, 4th floor • Boston
Join Grassroots International for a brown bag lunch with Dr. Alice Rothchild, a leading advocate for Palestinian human rights. Dr. Rothchild traveled to Gaza with a delegation organized by the Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility. Please RSVP by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Sat, 07/11/2015 - 3:17pm
When: Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Brookline Booksmith • 279 Harvard St • Coolidge Corner • Brookline
Disputes over settlements, the right of return, the rise of Hamas, recognition of Israel as a Jewish state, and other intractable issues have repeatedly derailed peace negotiations between Israel and Palestine.
Submitted by dmcfarland on Sat, 06/27/2015 - 7:48am
When: Monday, August 10, 2015, 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Hynes Convention Center • 900 Boylston St • Boston
RE/MAX Israel sells properties not only in Israel proper, but also in occupied Palestinian lands in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.
RE/MAX International and RE/MAX Israel profit from the continued dispossession of the Palestinian people.
Re/MAX is having a national convention here in Boston August 9th-August 11th.
Join us in saying NO to RE/MAX
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 1:40pm
When: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 10:00 am
Where: Park Street MBTA Station • Tremont & Park Sts. • Boston
As the U.S.-made bombs fall on Gaza, indiscriminately killing Palestinians, many of them children, we heed the
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 9:23am
When: Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 2:00 pm
Where: Copley Square • Boston
Northeastern Students for Justice in Palestine is organizing a demonstration this Tuesday at 7pm in Copley Square.
Submitted by dmcfarland on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:09am
When: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: Private Home • Newton
Invitation to a Special Report from the Occupied Territories: "The Gaza Crisis and Growing Palestinian Resistance: a first-hand view from the West Bank." a talk by Nora Murad. Potluck Supper, 6:00 pm, presentation and discussion 7:00 pm.
Nora Lester Murad has lived in the Occupied Territories for more than ten years and has close contacts with youth in Gaza. She was in Ramallah this July during th Israeli attack. Nora will share her information about Gaza and directions observations from the West Bank.
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 1:40pm
When: Friday, July 11, 2014, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Where: Israeli Consulate and Copley Square • Boston
Submitted by ujpadmin2 on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:41pm
When: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Where: Porter Square Shopping Center • 29 White St. • Cambridge
Join Jewish Voice for Peace-Boston and the American Friends Service Committee in support of the boycott of SodaStream, a home beverage-carbonation machine manufactured in the illegal Israeli settlement of Mishor Adumim, built on stolen Palestinian land in the West Bank. Local retailer TAGS hardware "actively participate[s] in many projects to benefit our local community as well as global concerns," and in accordance with those values, we ask them to remove SodaStream from their shelves.