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Monday, September 8, 2014

 


The Weeks Ahead

Events:   

  • Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 10:30AM-12:30AM in Washington, DC. Congressional Briefing: “Under Suspicion, Under Attack.” Click here for details. 

  • Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 3:30PM-5:00PM in Washington, DC. AU School of International Service will host a Dean’s Discussion with Middle East scholar, Dr. Vali Nasr. Click here for details. 

  • Wednesday, Sept 10 at 3:00PM-4:15PM in Washington, DC.  American University hosts a panel entitled, “The Militarization of Policing in Comparative Perspective.” Click here for details. 

  • Thursday, Sept 11 is a National Day of Service and Remembrance.  Click here to find volunteer opportunities in your area.   

  • Now through Sept. 30 in Washington, DC. The American Palestinian Women’s Association (APWA) is organizing a School Supplies Drive for children in Gaza, Palestine. Click here for details. 

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Last Week’s Wrap-Up


Articles of Interest

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Advocacy Campaigns

Tell Congress to Restore the VRA Today

Help Palestinian medical student fulfill her dream of service 

Stop the blank check to Israel! Sign a check calling on Congresss to end aid to Israel

#BringBackOurBoys:
Take a picture of yourself holding a sign with a fact about the oppression of Palestinian children and the hashtag #BringBackOurBoys

 
#MyIdentity Campaign:

Watch ADC Interns talk about their identies 


Take Action: Tell Congress to support BDS

#Justice4AlexOdeh

Take Action: Urge Congress to seek Justice for Alex Odeh!

Help us petition the CSAC for a Kahlil Gibran Stamp

Follow ADC @adctweets

Like ADC on Facebook

Person of the Week

Tweet
of the Week

Book
of the Week

Gigi Hadid

Palestinian-American model Gigi Hadid was chosen by Vogue magezine to recreate a 1988 cover that featured Israeli model Michaela Bercu.

Click here to read the full story by Al Arabiya News

Omid Safi @ostadjaan  

Who benefits from war?
#militaryindustrialcomplex https://www.facebook.com/video…
Watch report by @ajplus. Ain’t gonna study war no more.

The Idea of Israel: A History of Power and Knowledge

By Ilan Pappe


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