Al-Jazeerah: Cross-Cultural Understanding
Opinion Editorials, October 14, 2009
Protest Ehud Olmert at the University of Chicago,
Thursday, October 15th, 2009, at 3:30 PM
Al-Awda, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC)-Chicago,
American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), Arab Student Union at Moraine
Valley, International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network (IJAN), International
Solidarity Movement (ISM), Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP)-Chicago, Palestine
Solidarity Group (PSG), Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) at DePaul
& UIC, respectively, and United States Palestine Community Network (USPCN)
ask you all to join us to.....
MORE ACTION STEPS
<![if !supportLists]> 1. <![endif]> Protest Ehud Olmert's presence at the University of Chicago at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 15th, at Mandel Hall 1131 E.. 57th Street.. Information about bus transportation from mosques and community centers will be forthcoming.
<![if !supportLists]> 2. <![endif]> Call Colleen Peterson, director of external relations of the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, and demand she cancels the event because Olmert has been implicated in war crimes in Operation Cast Lead. Call her at 773.702.5641. E-mail her at cjpeterson@uchicago ...edu .
<![if !supportLists]> 3. <![endif]> E-mail His Royal Highness King Abdullah II of Jordan and ask him to pressure the university to cancel the program, which is being paid for with his donation, at www.kingabdullah. jo/main.php? main_page= 0&lang_hmka1=1 and click on ‘feedback.’
<![if !supportLists]> 4. <![endif]> Contact HRH Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, Jordanian ambassador to the United States at HKJEmbassyDC@ jordanembassyus. org and ask him to ask King Abdullah to pressure the university to cancel this program. Call him at 202.966.2664.
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Sunday, 10/18: Special Open Meeting on January 1 March to Break the Siege!
JOIN US ON THE GAZA FREEDOM MARCH December 27—January 2!
CODEPINK ( http://www.codepink4peace.org/) and the Chicago chapter of the International Solidarity Movement (http://palsolidarity.org/) will host a second special open meeting for anyone interested in participating in this historic solidarity action. Whether you're willing to travel to Egypt or willing to assist in building for this undertaking--we urge you to attend this meeting.
Gaza Freedom March, Jan. 1, 2010
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5PVFRO4HeL0 (watch this then join us on Sunday)
Sunday, October 18
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
3828 N. Central Park Avenue, 1st Floor, Chicago
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