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Solidarity with Gaza in the Triangle: 5 Upcoming Vigils, Demos and Educational Events

Posted by raleighfist on December 31, 2008

“From the Land to the Sea, Palestine will be Free!”

For a Free Palestine in 2009
Solidarity with Gaza in the Triangle:
Five Upcoming Vigils, Demonstrations, and Educational Events

Friday, Janurary 2, 2009 — Demonstration in DC

Ride the bus with MAS-Freedom to a mass demonstration in DC; march from the Israeli Embassy to the Eqyptian Consulate.  For tickets from the Triangle call Khalilah at 919 345-8105

WHO:     MAS Freedom, ANSWER Coalition, Free Palestine Alliance, National Council of Arab Americans, Al-Awada, and the International Palestine Right to Return Coalition
WHAT:     Rally to End the Siege and Killing in Gaza
WHEN:    Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at 4:00 PM

Israeli Embassy
3514 International Drive, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008

(Between Connecticut Ave. and Reno Road)

Friday, January 2, 2009 – Vigil/Demo in Chapel Hill
4:00-5:30 PM, January 2, corner of Elliott Road and East Franklin Street.

Contact: 919-942-2535.

Saturday, January 3, 2009 – Vigil in Durham

Stand in solidarity
with the people of Gaza
Noon to 1:00 — Brightleaf Square in Durham, Main and Gregson Streets
Our common humanity must be recognized. The attacks on Gaza and the ongoing Israeli blockade must end!

Co-sponsored by Ubuntu

Monday, January 5, 2009 – Demo in Raleigh
Demonstration and rally at the NC State University Bell Tower on Hillsborough St.
Organized by Palestine United!

Anyone who has a Palestine shirt please wear it. If not lets have as many people as possible wearing the colors of the flag (red, black, white and green)  Also anyone who has a Palestinian Flag please bring it with you as well, no matter if it is big or small. Please bring your own creative signs, posters, banners, and pictures; racial slurs and disruptive behavior will not be tolerated.

Contact: Feras Abdelquader- 919-538-9583
Friday, January 9, 2009 – Education Event in Raleigh
7pm in Raleigh off Jackson St., near the Masjid

Join MAS-Freedom to hear and talk with a visitor from Gaza who will be speaking.  Community is invited to participate in local discussion.

Contact Khalilah Sabra for more info: 919 345-8105


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