Subject: [PAFNYCalendar] Palestinian & Israeli activists speak about Bil'in in NY/NJ, Oct. 22-24
Date: Oct 19, 2007 5:17 PM
Rateb Abu Rahma from the West Bank village of Bil'in, and Kobi Snitz of Israeli Anarchists Against the Wall will be speaking about the joint nonviolent struggle in Bil'in on:
-October 22 at Princeton University
-October 23 at Columbia University
-October 24 at NYU
(see below for locations and times)
RATEB ABU RAHMA, a lecturer at Al-Quds Open University and member of the popular committee against the wall in Bil'in
), and KOBI SNITZ, a lecturer at Bar Ilan University and member of Anarchists Against the Wall ( http://www.awalls.org/
) are touring campuses in the United States together to discuss the joint Palestinian, Israeli and international, non-violent efforts to resist the construction of settlements and the Israeli separation wall in the West Bank village of Bilin. They will also show excerpts from the documentary film Bilin Habibti by Shai Carmeli Pollack.
Their speaking tour is organized by Faculty for Israeli-Palestinian Peace (FFIPP http://www.ffipp.org/
) Contact FFIPP to receive a copy of "Bilin Habibti", a documentary film about the struggle in Bilin produced by Israeli director Shai Carmeli Pollak.
OCTOBER 22, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY:
100 Jones Hall
OCTOBER 23, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
Room 1118 of the International Affairs Building
Columbia University's Morningside Heights campus.
OCTOBER 24, NYU
Time and location to be announced
Further reading on Kobi Snitz: