Jewish Voice for Peace-Detroit and Central Ohio JVP are thrilled to announce the next speakers in our series, “Conversations on Palestine.” On May 4th, author, activist, and educator, Dr. Anan Ameri will sit down with Cairo University’s Professor Dalia Gomaa, a scholar of Arab-American literature and feminisms. The two will discuss Ameri’s new memoir, “The Wandering Palestinian,” with themes ranging from diversity within the Arab community, and the Palestinian community in particular, how immigrants experience the American dream, transnational feminism, and activism for Palestine in America.
Saturday, May 15, Street Art 12-3 PM, Rally and March 3-5 PM
24th and Mission, San Francisco
Join us to Commemorate Nakba-73 - Saturday May 15th. Meet us at 24th & Mission, San Francisco to stand against the ongoing ethnic cleansing of our beloved Jerusalem, and Palestine. We will follow the event with light refreshments and Eid celebrations for the community.
The Foundation for Middle East Peace (FMEP) and the Middle East Institute (MEI) and are proud to release “Israel, Palestine & the Role of Congress: An Accelerated Learning Series.” Co-hosted by FMEP’s Lara Friedman and MEI’s Khaled Elgindy, this learning series takes a deep dive into 8 key topics in the U.S. relationship with Israel and the Palestinians. These series – which ran during February to March 2021 – was originally presented exclusively for members of the House and Senate and Congressional Staff, and is now being released as an educational tool for the public at large. You can listen to a podcast with Lara and Khaled introducing the series here.