April 19, Chicago: Supporting and Defending Civil Rights – The Case of Rasmea Odeh

Fundraiser to benefit the legal defense and appeal of Rasmea Odeh!

Sunday, April 19
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Alhambra Palace Restaurant, 1240 W Randolph Street, Chicago
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1421550021472920/

Join us for lunch and a discussion about civil rights and the connection between the battle for equality in Palestine and here in the United States. Our featured speakers will include Ahmad Abuznaid, Co-founder and Legal Policy Director of the Dream Defenders, and lead attorney, Michael Deutsch who will give an update on Rasmea Odeh’s case and appeal.

Buy tickets through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-defending-civil-rights-the-case-of-rasmea-odeh-tickets-15968305632

Or contact Maha Jarad (mahajarad -at- sbcglobal.net) or Faten Dabis (fatena790 -at- yahoo.com) to purchase tickets.

Co-sponsor information to date: American Friends Service Committee-Chicago, Arab Democratic Club, Council on American-Islamic Relations-Chicago, Jewish Voice for Peace-Chicago, Palestine Solidarity Legal Support, Students for Justice in Palestine-Chicago, Rasmea Defense Committee, Coalition to Protect People’s Rights, Chicago Faith Coalition on Middle East Peace, Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine, U.S. Palestine Community Network, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee.