Human rights advocate Wendy Kaufmyn, who has traveled extensively in Palestine, will report on the recent military escalation by Israel which has killed and wounded over a thousand people in Gaza since mid-November. Kaufmyn is a City College educator of Jewish heritage who will also discuss the role of the U.S. and of Zionism in the ongoing conflict. Learn more about the growing boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign and bring your ideas for ways to support the Palestinian liberation struggle. Palestinian crafts and olive oil will be available for purchase. Discussion to follow the presentation.
The event is free; buffet lunch, with vegetarian options, available at 12:15pm for an $8 donation.
Wheelchair accessible. Everyone welcome.