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Oakland: World without walls – an evening with Janna Jihad
August 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, 1 August
360 14th St
Join us to hear from Janna Jihad Tamimi, 13 year-old Palestinian activist, one of the youngest accredited journalists in the world – and Ambassador of Shamsaan, a South African children’s rights organization. Janna will be joining us as part of her month-long speaking tour of the United States.
The event is sponsored by: World Without Walls coalition which is made up of: Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity, California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance, Faith Alliance for a Moral Economy, East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy, Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church, Friends of Sabeel North America (FOSNA) NorCal Friends of Sabeel, American Friends Service Committee, Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM), AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center, Jewish Voice for Peace – Bay Area, Middle East Children’s Alliance, Buena Vista United Methodist Church.
Additional endorsers include: International Solidarity Movement, Northern California, Oakland Green Party, QUIT! Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism, Peace and Freedom Party and US Palestinian Community Network.
Join us for refreshments @6:30-7, then to watch a clip of Janna’s work followed by a community discussion.
If your community group or organization is committed to destroying walls and building bridges, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org to endorse.