Radiance of Resistance - annual tribute to Rachel Corrie

Event Dates: 
04/08/18
Radiance of Resistance - annual tribute to Rachel Corrie
Public · Hosted by Madison-Rafah Sister City Project
 
Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2 PM - 5 PM
St James Catholic Church 1128 St James Ct - Madison, WI 53715

 

March 16, 2018 marked 15 years since American peace activist and
International Solidarity Movement (ISM) volunteer Rachel Corrie
was run over and killed by an Israeli soldier driving an armored
Caterpillar bulldozer as she tried to stop the demolition of a family
home in Rafah, Gaza Strip, Palestine.
 
Join Rachel’s parents Craig and Cindy Corrie and representatives of
the ISM for this annual event that benefits Palestinian children.
 
Free and open to the public.
$5 suggested donation to cover cost of food.
Donations will be gratefully accepted to help support the Samira
Remedial Education Project for disadvantaged and traumatized
children in Rafah.
 
Featuring
• Rachel’s Parents Craig and Cindy Corrie
• U.S. & Palestinian International Solidarity Movement Volunteers
• Scenes from the new film, Radiance of Resistance, about
Palestinian youth activists Ahed Tamimi and Janna Ayyad.
Plus
• Hummus, Tabbouleh and Desserts including Baklawa
• Door Prizes!
• Palestinian olive oil, olive oil soap, zaatar & maftool,
embroidery, and other crafts available for purchase.