Fri., April 5: Demonstration in Support of Palestinians (OH)
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Wed Apr 3 00:19:57 MST 2002
DEMONSTRATION IN SUPPORT OF PALESTINIANS
PROTEST THE ISRAELI CRIMES AGAINST THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE
WHAT: On Friday April 5, 2002, the Central Ohio-area Coalition for
Palestine calls on all people of conscience to participate in a
DEMONSTRATION to protest the latest Israeli crimes against the
You participation is important to show support for those who are
being murdered in cold blood under the Israeli occupation.
In the past week, scores of Palestinian men, women, and children have
been killed and hundreds have been wounded. The continued Israeli
occupation of Palestinian land -- accompanied by its unbearable
policy of killing, destruction, and humiliation -- ordered by Israeli
right-wing extremist Prime Minister Ariel Sharon must stop. Sharon
has been blamed for a 1953 massacre in the West Bank and for allowing
Lebanese militiamen to kill more than 2,000 Palestinian and Lebanese
civilians in refugee camps near Beirut, Lebanon, in 1982.
Regrettably, American taxpayer dollars are being used to finance this
WHEN: FRIDAY April 5, 2002, at 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: Federal Building, 200 N. High Street, Columbus, Ohio
(Intersection of Spring and High Streets, Downtown Columbus)
Parking: City Center parking garage or any parking nearby
CONTACT: Jad Humeidan, CAIR-Ohio, (614) 395-3583
Hazem Gheith, ISGC, (614) 806-4472
The Program will include an update on the situation in Palestine and
brief talks by local religious leaders and community activists.
Bring Your Families and Friends.
Arab Americans of Central Ohio, Arab Student Association, Council on
American-Islamic Relations-Ohio, Committee for Justice in Palestine,
Community Organizing Center, Columbus Campaign for Arms Control,
Islamic Society of Greater Columbus, Islamic Foundation of Central
Ohio, Muslim Student Association, Student International Forum
* Calendar of Events in Columbus:
* Anti-War Activist Resources: <http://www.osu.edu/students/sif/activist.html>
* Student International Forum: <http://www.osu.edu/students/sif/>
* Committee for Justice in Palestine: <http://www.osu.edu/students/CJP/>
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