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Anaheim: Journalism for Justice – Janna Jihad, Abby Martin, Michael Prysner
4 August 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 4 August
Arab American Community Center
907 S. Beach Blvd
We are honored to host 13 year-old Palestinian journalist and youth activist Janna Jihad, the youngest accredited journalist in the world and ambassador of Shamsaan, a South African children’s rights organization. Janna has been reporting since she was 7 years old, when two of her relatives were killed by Israeli occupation forces in the Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh.
Abby Martin is a visual artist and anti-imperialist journalist. She is the co-host of Media Roots Radio and creator of The Empire Files, an investigative documentary series through the lens of US empire.
Mike Prysner is an anti-war Iraq veteran, co-host of Eyes Left and the producer of Empire Files.
This event is part of Janna Jihad’s US tour.
Organized by Al-Awda, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition.
Sponsors: Jewish Voice for Peace, Mondoweiss, ANSWER, LA4Palestine, Jews for Palestinian Right of Return, CodePink Women for Peace, and March and Rally Los Angeles..