Speaking Event: A Women's View from Palestine - Gaza & West Bank 2012

When & Where
La Pena Cultural Center Cafe Lounge
3105 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
May 28, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Report Back by Marsha Carlton

Marsha Carlton is a member of Friends of Sabeel-Sacramento Region and the Davis Committee for Palestinian Rights. While living in the Bay Area she worked with Bay Area Women in Black. Marsha will report on her second trip to Palestine sponsored by Interfaith Peacebuilders. She and her group participated in the annual olive harvest in the West Bank and she was also part of a delegation to Gaza that included Cindy and Craig Corrie. While in Gaza, Marsha and the delegation met with the family of the 13-year old Palestinian boy, Ahmed Abu Dakka, who was killed by an Israeli bullet while playing soccer in front of his home.

Question/Answer period will follow Marsha’s PowerPoint presentation. Palestinian olive oil and olives will be available for purchase.