Solidarity with Gaza in the Triangle: 5 Upcoming Vigils, Demos and Educational Events
Posted by raleighfist on December 31, 2008
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
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.
Saturday, January 3, 2009 – Vigil in Durham
Stand in solidarity with the people of Gaza
Co-sponsored by Ubuntu
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