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Palestinian Expulsion and Resistance

  • Church of the Redeemer 30-14 Crescent Street NY, 11102 United States (map)

Please join Queens Political Education and the Anti War Working group for our political education event, “Palestinian Expulsion and Resistance: The Nakba, BDS, and the Great Return March” on Tuesday, May 14th, from 6-9 P.M. at Church of the Redeemer, 30-14 Crescent Street, Astoria, NY. Timed to coincide with commemoration of the Nakba, or the catastrophe, where the Palestinian people were expelled from their ancestral home, this event will focus on education about the Nakba, current sanction movements including the Boycott, Disinvest and Sanction (BDS), No Way to Treat a Child and the Great Return March. Come listen from Raja Abdulhaq, the Executive director of Majlis Ash-Shura Islamic Leadership Council of New York and Nerdeen Kiswani, Founder and chair of Within our Lifetime United for Palestine discuss their activist work in the Palestinian community. Additionally, a speaker from the Anti War Working Group will discuss their current work and how DSA members can become involved in the struggle for Palestinian liberation. Food from a local Palestinian Queens restaurant will be served from 6-7 P.M., and the panel will be from 7-9 P.M. 

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