January 10, 2013

PORTLAND: Palestinian Solidarity Events

Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 6:00 p.m.
Roadmap to Apartheid

Smith Memorial
Portland State University Multicultural Center
1825 SW Broadway

This important documentary compares the system of apartheid established by white supremacists in South Africa with the one created by Zionists in Israel/Palestine.

Sponsored by Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights (SUPER)

Friday, January 25, 2013, 9:00 am
One Land, Many Voices

This month's guest will be Miko Peled, author of The General's Son, who will be speaking in Portland on February 11th (see below).
KBOO radio program, 90.7 FM
Wael Elasady and William Seaman provide a look at the Israeli-Palestine conflict from the perspectives of a Palestinian-American and a Jewish-American. For more information, visit kboo.fm.

Sunday, January 27, 2013, 11:45 am

The People & The Olive

First Presbyterian Church
SW 12th & Alder, downtown Portland
Calvin Library (basement level)

The documentary film “The People and the Olive: the story of the run across Palestine” will be shown to raise awareness about the struggles of the Palestinian Fair Trade olive farmers in the Canaan Fair Trade cooperatives in the West Bank. Middle Eastern snacks served. All are welcome.

Free parking available in underground parking garage (off SW 12th). Enter Geneva Hall entrance (behind parking booth). Calvin Library is at the north end.

Presented by the Advocacy & Social Justice Committee, First Presbyterian Church

Sunday, January 27, 2013, 5:00 pm
Portland BDS Coalition Monthly Meeting

Central Lutheran Church
1820 Northeast 21st Avenue Portland, OR 97212

Portland BDS Coalition monthly organizing meeting

Meeting to discuss coalition actions to hold Israel accountable for human rights violations and its system of apartheid by using the tools of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions.

Monday, February 11, 2013, 7:00pm
Beyond Zionism: A New Paradigm for Peace in Palestine

Portland State University
Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 327/328
1825 SW Broadway

Miko Peled is an Israeli writer and activist living in San Diego. His book, The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine, follows the development of the Israeli Palestinian struggle from a national and personal perspective. Pulitzer Price winner Alice Walker described the book as "one of the most hopeful" on the issue.

Sponsors: Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights (SUPER), Americans United for Palestinian Human Rights (AUPHR), Middle East Studies Center at Portland State University, Jewish Voice for Peace - Portland Chapter, Friends of Sabeel North America, National Lawyers Guild - Portland Chapter, Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, Lutherans for Justice in the Holy Land -- A Ministry of Central Lutheran Church, Portland

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