December 11, 2012

Milwaukee, OR: Finding Peace with Justice in Palestine/Israel

Peter Miller speaks on Sunday, Dec. 23 - 11:45 a.m.

Kairos-Milwaukie UCC Church - 4790 SE Logus Road, Milwaukie, OR

Peter Miller is President of Americans United for Palestinian Human Rights. He is currently a co-chair of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, a national coalition of nearly 350 organizations nationwide. In 2011 he spoke as a representative of global civil society to the United Nations General Assembly at the yearly International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people. He has traveled to Israel and Palestine, met with Palestinian and Israeli human rights activists, and witnessed first hand the closures, checkpoints, settlements, and the building of Israel's new system of walls and fences on Palestinian lands. He is a native Oregonian and received a BA in Psychology from Reed College in 1982. He is a retired software engineer. Peter will explore the justice issues contained in the Israel-Palestine conflict toward an understanding of what is needed for peace.

No comments: