Registration is 9:30am - Lunch will be provided
People under oppression suffer from three types of violence (Johan Galtung): Structural violence, Direct violence, Cultural violence, as in Genocide, Apartheid, Ethnic Cleansing (Raphael Lemkin).
Join us as we (1) commemorate the 100-year Palestinian resistance to Israel's settler-colonial project and (2) explore the similarities in violence used against Palestinians, African Americans, and Native Americans and their methods of resistance.
Speakers: Phillip Weiss (Mondoweiss.net)
Nadia Ben-Youssef (Adalah Justice Project)
Jennifer Bing (AFSC, No Way to Treat a Child)
Dhoruba bin Wahd (Black Panthers)
Alan O. Gross (American Indian Movement)
Erika Levy (Jewish Voice for Peace)
Conference is free and open to the public.
Advanced registration is requested: mn.breakthebonds.org
Sponsoring Organizations: MN Break the Bonds Campaign, Women Against Military Madness, Anti-War Committee, Middle East Peace Now, Jewish Voices for Peace-TC, National Lawyers Guild, American Muslims for Palestine, Students for Justice in Palestine, Minnesotans Against Islamphobia, Socialist Action.