Thursday, August 12, 2010

Party Raises $3,500 for Gaza Boat

U.S. Boat to Gaza
Fundraising Party

7 p.m., Friday, July 30
Colony Cafe
22 Rock City Rd., Woodstock

An evening of speakers, music, and dancing. Proceeds raised went towards buying and outfitting a US boat to sail in the next flotilla to break the blockade of Gaza. Speakers: Laurie Arbeiter, Jeff Cohen, Noor Elashi, Joel Kovel. Music: Bruce Ackerman, Johnny Asia, The Erin Hobson Compact, The Princes of Serendip, Charles Lyonhart, and more. Poetry: Remi Kanazi

Endorsed by American Jews for a Just Peace, CODEPINK, Free Gaza Movement, Gaza Freedom March, Jewish Voice for Peace, Jews Say No!, Middle East Crisis Response, Veterans for Peace, WESPAC, Women in Black Union Square, Women of a Certain Age

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