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Protests, Demonstrations and Vigils Across the Nation

Protests, Demonstrations and Vigils Across the Nation

  • January 2, 2009
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TUCSON, AZ
What: A vigil to protest Israel’s brutal attacks on Gaza, Palestine.
Where: In front of the The Israel Center–the closest thing we have to an Israeli consulate.
When: Tuesday, December 30th @ 4:40 PM
We’ll gather at the JCC parking lot at 4:30 PM, and then we’ll walk with out signs to the building where the Israel Center is located
(it’s to the east of the JCC, on River Rd.). We’ll vigil from 5 – 5:45 PM.
Contact: adctucson@yahoo.com
Tucson, AZ
What: Peaceful Rally and Protest
When: Friday January 2nd – 1pm
Where: Starting Point: 1st Street & Tyndall Ave (in front of the Islamic Center of Tucson)
Ending Point: De Anza Park – 1000 North Stone Avenue (SE Corner of Speedway Blvd & N Stone Ave)
What: Demonstration and Protest
When: Friday January 2nd – 4-5pm
Where: Intersection of Campbell and Speedway
What: Weekly Women in Black Vigil
When: Friday January 2, 2009 from 5 to 6
Where: Intersection of Speedway and Euclid (y First Christian Church.)
What: Counter-Vigil
When: Sunday January 4th at 6pm
Where: 5550 E. 5th ST at Crayfort
Contact: ADCTucson@yahoo.com
LOS ANGELES, CA
What: End the Israeli Siege and Occupation of Palestine
When: Tuesday, December 30, 4:30 pm
Where: Israeli Consulate: 6380 Wilshire Blvd.
Contact: 213-251-1025, answerla@answerla.org
What: Protest Israeli Aggression in Gaza
When: January 2, 2009 at 4:30pm
Where: the Israeli Consulate: 6380 Wilshire Blvd
Bring your Palestinian Flags and Signs
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SAN DIEGO, CA
What: End the Israeli Siege and Occupation of Palestine
When: Tuesday, December 30th, 2008
Time: 4 PM
Where: Downtown San Diego, Front Street, South of Broadway
in front of the Federal Building
What: Candle Light Vigil
When: Thursday January 1, 2009 at 4pm
Where: Balbao Park, Park Boulevard
Contact: Martin at 619-871-9354
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA
What: Protest
When: Sunday, December 28, 12:00PM
Where: Powell and Market
Contact: Arab Resource and Organizing Center
What: Silent Vigil at Feinstein’s Office
when: 5PM Monday. Dec. 29th – Montgomery and Market
Bring candles, posters, and banners; wear black. – Rain or Shine –
What: EMERGENCY ACTION! STOP THE ATTACK ON GAZA
When: Tuesday, December 30, 5:00 pm
Where: Israeli Consulate: 456 Montgomery St.
Contact: 415-821-6545, answer@answersf.org
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WASHINGTON, DC
WHAT: Emergency Action to Stop the Attacks on Gaza
WHEN: Monday December 29, 2008 @ 4:30 PM
WHERE: Barak Obama’s Transition Office
451 6th Street NW, Washington DC (One block from Verizon Center)
For any questions call 301-523-4197 or email me at zelamine@gmail.com
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Washington, DC
What: Protest in front of the State Department
When: Tuesday, December 30, 4:30 PM
Where: State Department: 22nd St & C St NW
For any Information contact: 202-544-3389 x14, dc@answercoalition.org
Washington, DC
What: Protest Israeli Aggression against Palestinians in Gaza
When: December 31, 2008 1:00pm
Where: Israeli Embassy, 3514 International Dr NW
Contact: organizing@adc.org
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Washington, DC
What: Demonstration at the Israeli Embassy and March to Egypt Embassy
When: Friday January 2, 2009–4:00pm
Contact: info@internationalanswer.org or call 202-544-3389
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Washington, DC
What: ADC Town Hall Meeting –
When: Tuesday January 6, 2009
Where: ADC Headquarters, 1732 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Contact: organizing@adc.org
Washington, DC
What: PEACE CAFE: The current crisis in Gaza with special guest via phone link from Ramallah – Dr. Mustafa Barghouti and Washington correspondent for Haaretz
WHEN: This Sunday – January 4th, 2009 – 9AM – 11AM
WHERE: Busboys and Poets – 2021 14th Street NW —
Contact: peace_cafe@yahoogroups.com
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
What: Protest in front of Federal building
When: Tuesday, December 30, 5:00 pm
Where; Federal Building: 299 E. Broward Blvd.
Contact: 954-707-0155, FtLauderdale@answerfl.org
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DEARBORN, MI
What: Community leadership meeting to discuss Gaza Crisis
When: Monday, December 29, 2008 at 6:00 PM
Where: Lebanese American Heritage Club, 4337 Maple Road in Dearborn.
For inquiries contact: adcmichigan@adc.org
what: A Human Chain Protest
Where: Warren Avenue – Gathering at corner of Warren and Chase in Dearborn
When: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 at 4:00 PM.
Following the protest a memorial service will be held at Byblos Banquet Hall, 7258 Chase Road in Dearborn at 5:15 PM. Program will end at 6:30 PM.
For information contact; adcmichigan@adc.org
What: Candle Light Vigil
When: Friday January 2, 2009 –5:00 PM
Where: City Hall in Dearborn at corner of Michigan Ave and Schaefer.
Bring your own candle.
Contact: adcmichigan@adc.org
BOSTON, MA
When: Monday, December 29 at 12:30,
Where: One Bowdoin Square in Boston, MA
What: Leaders of the ADCMA and other Arab American, and Muslim Community leaders will hold a press conference followed by a visit to Senator Kerrys office at One Bowdoin Square. Community leaders will appeal to humanitarian values of our elected representatives in order to end the devastation of the civilian population in the Gaza.
Contact: Merrie Najimy merrie@adcma.org
When: Wednesday, December 31, 2:00PM
Where: Copley Square
Contact: Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights, info@bcpr.net, (617) 491-2313
Contact: 857-334-5084, boston@answercoalition.org
Details to be announced
What: Rally and March
When: Saturday, Jan 3, 2009 at 12:00 noon
Where: Gathering at Copley Square
Contact: merrie@adcma.org
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NEW YORK CITY, NY
When: Monday, December 29, 5:00PM
What: Adalah-NY is organizing two meeting locations for fliering on Monday at 5:00:
Where: The south end of Union Square, near the corner of 14th St and 5th Ave. The triangular- park at 6th Av. & 32nd Street. —
When: Tuesday, December 30, 5:00 pm
Where: Israeli Consulate: 800 2nd Ave (b/w 42nd and 43rd Sts)
STOP THE MASSACRE – BOYCOTT ISRAEL NYC Actions for Gaza Continue
When: Friday, January 2, 2009 — from 5:00- 7:00 PM:
Death toll in Gaza is over 400! Over 2000 wounded!
What: Flyering and a Vigil
Where: Greeley Square, 6th Ave & 32nd Street (1,2,3, A,B,C,D, to 34th St)
Bring Palestinian flags, make your own sign
What: Rally and March
When: Saturday: January 3, 2009
Where: Rally at Times Square, 42nd and 7th Avenue, 1:00 PM
March and Rally from Time Square to Israeli Consulate
Adalah-NY and friends will gather 12:40 PM at the North East corner of 39th
St and 7th Ave. At 1:10 PM, we will join the protest and try to be near 41st
St. and 7th Ave. Join us!* BRING FLAGS & MAKE YOUR OWN SIGN.
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SEATTLE, WA
When: Saturday, January 3, 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm
Where: Westlake Park: 4th and Pine
Initiated by Voices of Palestine
Contact: general@voicesofpalestine.org
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CHICAGO, IL
What: Protest
When: Sunday, December 28, 12-2pm
Where: Water Tower Park 830 N. Michigan (Michigan and Pearson) Chicago
Bring bouquets of flowers to commemorate the memory of the hundreds of Palestinians in Gaza who have been killed by Israeli bombardments today
What: Peaceful demonstration and rally
When: Friday January 2, 2009 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where at Tribune Plaza, 435 N. Michigan
Contact: adcchicago@turbotool.com
CLEVELAND, OH
What: Action for Gaza, End the Siege event
When: Friday, January 2, 2009 at 2:30 pm
Where: 1750 Euclid Avenue
Contact: 216-830-2247 or 440-623-0492 for more information..
HOUSTON, TX
What: Peaceful gathering to protest the Israeli military assault on Gaza
When: Friday, January 2, 2009 from 3:00-6:00 PM
Where: Israeli Consulate – 24 Greenway Plaza (northeast corner of Weslayan and Highway 59).
Contact: Mr. Mohamed Nasser from Houston Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine (HCJPP) at 713-246-9766
PHILADEPHIA, PA
What: Rally protesting the indiscriminate killing by Israel of civilians in Gaza
When: Tuesday December 30, 2008 at 4pm
Where: The Israeli Consulate at 1880 JFK Blvd
Contact: Tawfiq Barqawi 1-609-685-9898
PITTSBURGH, PA
What: Protest
When: December 31, 2008 from 4 pm to 6pm
Where: Federal Building, 1000 Liberty Avenue, Downtown Pittsburgh
PORTLAND, OR
What: Rally
When: Friday January 2, 2009 at 4:30pm
Where: Downtown Portland Across from the Federal Building at S.W. 3rd and Madison
Bring children shoes.
Contact: Rima Ghandour -503-697-6642
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ANAHEIM, CA
What: Protest
When: Sunday, December 28, 2:00 pm
Where: 512 S. Brookhurst St. (between Orange Ave. & Broadway)
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ATLANTA, GA
What: Protest
When: Sunday, December 28, 2:00PM
Where: Outside the Israeli Consulate, 1100 Spring St. NW
Contact: Emory Advocates for Justice in Palestine, 770-597-0276 or 404-844-3202
What: Protest
When: Tuesday, December 30, 4:00PM
Where: Outside the Israeli Consulate, 1100 Spring St. NW
Contact details: Saba Khalid, 770-597-0276, skhali3@emory.edu
MEMPHIS, TN
What: Protest
When: Thursday January 1, 2009 at 3pm
Where: Poplar and Highland Street
Contact: omar@adcma.org
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LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY
Monday, December 29, 4-6PM
Broadway and Baxter across from Cave Hill cemetery
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KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
What: Protest
When: Thursday, December 31, 2:00 to 5:00 pm
Where: Country Club Plaza Fountain Park.
Contact: MAS Freedom Kansas City
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NEW ORLEANS, LA
What: Demonstration for Justice and Liberation
When: Sunday January 4th, 2009 from 2pm to 4pm
Where: from Canal and Convention Center Blvd to Louis Armstrong Park.
Contact: ADC-New Orleans
San Jose, CA
STOP THE MASSACRE OF PALESTINIANS – – ISRAEL MUST STOP
When: SUNDAY JANUARY 4th, 2009, 12 NOON
Where: CORNER of STEVENS CREEK and WINCHESTER (next to Westfield Valley Fair Mall)
Santa Clara, 95117
Organized by: South Bay Mobilization, San Jose Peace and Justice Center

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