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MADRE's Justice Not Vengeance Campaign: Boston Event
26 Oct 2001
Palestinian refugee from Deheishe Camp near Bethlehem and staff from MADRE, an international women's human rights organization based in NYC, will speak in Concord, MA on 10/29 about the current Palestinian intifada; their work with grassroots Afghan women's organizations; and the Sept. 11 attacks and the war in Afghanistan.
Forum and Discussion: Justice Not Vengeance
Monday, October 29, 7:30pm

Hosted by Grassroots Action for Peace (GRAP)
at First Parish Church, 20 Lexington Rd., Concord, MA
$10 suggested donation (no one will be turned away)

with Ziad Abbas, Palestinian journalist and founder of Ibdaa Cultural Center in Deheishe Refugee Camp near Bethlehem;
Vivian Stromberg, Executive Director of MADRE, an international women's human rights organization; and Yifat Susskind, an Israeli-American and Associate Director of MADRE, speaking about the September 11 attacks and the war in Afghanistan, as well as the current Palestinian intifada. We will discuss peaceful alternatives to the war, how to build global movement for justice and how MADRE's sister organizations in Nicaragua, Cuba, Rwanda, Guatemala, Palestine and Chiapas, Mexico are coping with the afftereffects of Sept. 11.

For more information on MADRE, see or call Vicki Larson at 212.627.0444. For GRAP, call 978.369.0244.
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