Israel-Palestine

Middle East Peace Resources Lists

The Middle East Peace Education Program of AFSC Pacific Mountain Region offers three resource lists -- (1) Information and Education, (2) Human  Rights and Social Justice [on legal size paper], and (3) Peace and Nonviolence -- to increase US peace activists' awareness of and contact with peace and social justice movements in Palestine/Israel.  Thanks to Metta Center for Nonviolence Mentee Program (www.mettacenter.org) for providing Adam Barrett to compile these, summer 2011. 

MEP news and info sources

resource list of recommended Israeli and Palestinian news and information sources

MEP nonviolence

resource list of Israeli and Palestinian nonviolence groups

MEP human rights

resource list of Israeli and Palestinian human rights groups

US Policy in Palestine-Israel Conference in Iowa

This flyer describes a major conference on US Policy in Palestine-Israel set for October 14-15, 2011 in Ankeny, Iowa.

Chicago Middle East Program Fundraiser Benefit 2011

Sunday, October 2, 2011 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Creating Connections, Renewing Commitments - AFSC Chicago Middle East Program Fundraiser

Honoring recipients of AFSC's "Inspiration for Hope" Awards

Alice Walker*, Anna Baltzer, Sami Kishawi - for their activism and commitment to a just peace in Israel and Palestine

Program will include a buffet luncheon.

Tickets $50/general admission; $25/student & low income

Seating is limited for this special event!

*Alice Walker's award will be accepted by Ali Abunimah on her behalf.

Kathleen McQuillen on the Federal Budget and Palestine-Israel

Kathleen McQuillen, AFSC Iowa Program Coordinator, speaks with Fallon Forum guest host Jon Krieg about the federal budget, military overspending and an upcoming interfaith conference on Palestine-Israel.

AFSC Joins Jewish Voice for Peace on Divestment Campaign

In its meeting on June 12, 2011, the Board of Directors of the American Friends Service Committee, a Quaker peace organization, united in support of joining the divestment campaign led by Jewish Voice for Peace.  The campaign calls on the financial services organization TIAA-CREF to divest from companies that:

Engaging Faith Communities on Palestine-Israel

This flyer describes the Oct. 14-15, 2011 conference on Palestine-Israel organized by AFSC Iowa.

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