Gaza-Israel Peace Events in DC this week, starting tonight

There is a lot of activity happening here in the nation’s capital calling for an end to the siege of Gaza, here is a summary with links for more information.

Washington Post op-ed by U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-MN, “End the Gaza Blockade to Achieve Peace”

Candlelight vigil for Gaza, tonight at 7 pm at the White House, organized by the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

Palestine Voices Global FaceBook demonstration, Thursday, 8:00 pm 

Congressional Briefing this Friday, August 1 on Capitol Hill, 2103 Rayburn House Office Building , 2:00 pm , “Is Israel Complying with U.S. and International Laws” sponsored by the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation and four other organizations. Panelists will include Tariq Abu Khdeir, Palestinian-American teenager from Tampa, Fla. who was brutally beaten by Israeli security forces while restrained and unconscious

Gaza Update with special guest Tariq Abu Khdeir and other speakers, this Friday, August 1 at 7:00 pm, Busboys and Poets 5th and K Sts., NW, Washington, DC

National March on the White House: End the Massacre in Gaza, this Saturday, August 2, 1:00 pm, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, called by ANSWER


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  1. May all speakers deliver powerful words which match the profound seriousness of the moment, move the world’s people to act in accord with their highest moral and ethical values, and convey the bitter, inconvenient, necessary truth in no uncertain terms. Humanity is in desperate need of wise heroes.

  2. A world that has gone wrong, to Rep.Kisth Ellison the time have come that the fighting must stop Israel must open the Gaza blockade,Israel and Palestine has to remember that thay are one nation, and let their be peace between Israel and Palestine , i say to the people and the leader of Israel let their be peace, God his self is angry with your Nation you must hear the words from your America community Organizer the key word is let freedom ring
    Rev Dr.O.D. Robinson Psy.d on facebook it is Oliver Robinson 5011

  3. My fellow American house speaker John Boehner must stop and leave our President Barack Obama at peace to file a law suit against the President just because President Obama is black in your State you must call John Boehner
    and ask him to stop the War against the President and and ask for peace in America,s you must say to the house speaker the majority leader who make $ 193,000 dollar a year for life let their be peace instead of War
    Rev Dr. O.D. Robinson Psy.d tour America community organizer place my picture on this site, from facebook Oliver Robinson 5011

  4. well my fellow Americans Ted Cruz said that he is the man for the next President of the united State I would never vote forTed Cruz he is with the tea party, as I said before no more tea party candidate he only want to stop the health care program that President Obama want for the poor and the middle class Americans from your America community organizer Rev Dr. O.D. Robinson Psy. D

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