Hebron and Beyond: Settlements, Occupation, and Youth Resistance

When
Fri Oct 21, 2016
Where
Uptown Body and Fender
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost
Free
Tags
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Description

Issa Amro is a prominent human rights defender in Hebron/Palestine and founder of many pro-active, nonviolent organizations including Youth Against Settlements (YAS). He regularly gives tours to diplomats, prominent individuals, formal delegations, and other visitors to Hebron. He has testified before the United Nations on numerous occasions.

The flagship YAS campaign is "Open Shuhada Street." YAS also educates young Palestinians in nonviolent resistance through action, media, and advocacy work.

For a full calendar of Issa Amro's US speaking dates, mostly in nor. Cal. from Oct. 19 to 25, including a list of co-sponsors, visit issaamro2016speakingtour.weebly.com.

Location

  1. Uptown Body and Fender
    401 26th Street, Oakland, CA