12/8/17 5 pm Demo & Petition – Relocation of Embassy to Jerusalem

Layla Darwish writes:

Please join me, and local community members to resist Trump’s relocation of the US-Israeli consulate from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem.

Circulation of email and flyer will be much appreciated!

Free Palestine, layladee101

Facebook Event page https://www.facebook.com/dina.awad.503

Send a letter to your Congressmember to ask him to take a stand opposing Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and plans to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. Jewish Voice for Peace has made writing the letter EASY and FAST.
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US Air Force/Osakabe Yasuo (photo credit) While the US Air Force is deployed in bases worldwide, the service most recently sent two F-35s each to Bulgaria and Estonia.

“American Troops Abroad” https://goo.gl/L2aY4x This 1-minute video lists all the territories with active duty U.S. military personnel. Thanks to Teresa Castillo for posting this on the Peace Fresno’s Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/PeaceFresno/

“The US military has over 1.3 million men and women on active duty, with more than 450,000 of them stationed overseas.” … begins an article in 8/31/17 Business Insider Continue reading Calendar beginning Nov. 29, 2017

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The Force, screening at noon on November 11, follows the Oakland police department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform. The film gives a behind the scenes view of the world of police and community relations. See below.

Saturday, November 4, 5:00-7:00 pm, the updated location is Studio 65 – 2965 N Maroa in Fresno (just south of Shields) Central Valley Political Action Committee (CVPPAC) Annual Fundraiser – Young Voices for Justice Featuring Betty Yee, California State Controller, Young Central Valley organizers to speak on mobilizing youth in Fresno. Special guest

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Sign the People’s Peace Treaty with North Korea

Alarmed by the threat of a nuclear war between the U.S. and North Korea, concerned U.S. peace groups have come together to send an open message to Washington and Pyongyang. Please be a part of this effort.

Sign the People’s Peace Treaty with North Korea

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Sarah Thompson of Chicago will be leading the Nonviolent Action Workshop Fri. Nov. 3 pm and Sat Nov 4. Her recent work includes nonviolence training in preparation for the Charlottesville counter-demonstration. Her background is rich in international and national experience with nonviolent action and conflict resolution. See below.






Friday, October 27, 5:30 pm Fresno State – Peter’s Education Center Auditorium west of Save Mart Center in the Student Recreation Center Building, Film Screening Nowhere to Hide (2016) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96yMquZrL0E in Arabic with English subtitles, 86

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