I update you from J Street's annual conference - 'Giving Voice to Our Values' where 2,000 peave have gathered with a 'Pro-Israel, Pro-Peace' message. I am representing MEPEACE together with Mohamad Ismail and we have met many peacemakers, including Ray Hanania who beautifully describes it at: JStreet's phenomenally inspiring Conference in Washington DC.
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Not only did I get a chance to connect with MEPeace.org founder Eyal Raviv, but I also met Mitchel Plitnick and other peace activist writers at the 2nd annual JStreet convention at the Washington Convention Center in Washington DC. The first day's session, Saturday, featured many inspirational presentations including by JStreet President Jeremy Ben-Ami and by award recipients that included journalist Peter Beinart, Israeli activist for Palestinian rights in Sheikh Jarrah Sara Benninga and…Continue
Added by Oliver Haack on February 25, 2011 at 7:19am — No Comments
So what is there to say?
Today I feel like sharing...
It is interesting, to see how the world changes, Many people rising, changing the way things are. It is fascinating. But where am I? I just notice that something inside of me is deeply moved by such things, and a part of me does not want to be part of it at all. I dont truly understand the way things can be changed and somehow dont feel that I want to be involved in political action. I see the value of this but for myself, I…Continue
Added by Christian Schweitzer on February 23, 2011 at 4:52pm — No Comments
Dear Friends of MEPEACE,
Please see our 1st MEPEACE Magazine - look inside our successes and dreams. Click and respond to the attached the PDF which includes our Annual Report and Business Plan: http://www.mepeace.org/forum/topics/mepeace-magazine
Today (my birthday) I landed in the USA to raise support for MEPEACE. On Friday I will arrive in DC and represent MEPEACE at J Street's conference, and…
We are watching an unprecedented struggle for liberation in the Arab world right now - the revolution in Tunisia and Egypt has pulled the door wide open for a historical chance for freedom in the entire Middle East. Deep thanks to the uprising peoples for their courage, non-violent commitment and perseverance! At this point, in respect and support of your struggle, we want to invite you warmly to take part in the "School of the Future".
As far as we see, a crucial point for…
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Any system you contrive without us
will be brought down
We warned you before
and nothing that you built has stood
Hear it as you lean over your blueprint
Hear it once again:
Any system you contrive without us
will be brought down.
You have your drugs
You have your guns
You have your Pyramids
With all your grass and…
Added by Oliver Haack on February 11, 2011 at 7:10am — No Comments
A few days ago I wrote on what many consider an attack on Freedom of Speech in a piece entitled, $5 million lawsuit filed against Jimmy Carter's book in NY.
The litigants claim—as part of the "reading public"—that they've been harmed because President Jimmy Carter's non-fiction book, "Palestine: Peace, Not Apartheid", was…Continue
Added by Oliver Haack on February 4, 2011 at 7:12am — No Comments
A class action lawsuit has just been filed in New York against former U.S. President Jimmy Carter for his 2006 book, "Palestine: Peace, Not Apartheid." The suit, captioned Unterberg et al. v. Jimmy Carter et al., is the latest salvo from the…