Gaza Humanitarian Fundraiser: Potluck and Information Sharing
Monday, August 11, 2014
6:00-8:00 at the YWCA, 1026 North Forest Street.
Bring a potluck dish, engage in understanding the situation and financially support the humanitarian needs of Palestinians (electricity, medical supplies, food & water, housing) that are being bombed in the current Israeli military assault of Gaza.
Elizabeth Murray, an expert on the Middle East, will provide context to the situation followed by dialogue and questions. Murray is an ex-CIA analyst and served as Deputy National Intelligence Officer for the Near East in the National Intelligence Council before retiring after a 27-year career in the U.S. government, where she specialized in Middle Eastern political and media analysis. She is a member of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS).
Hosted by Voices for Middle East Peace
Sponsors: Voices for Middle East Peace, Pax Christi, Islamic Society of Whatcom County, Whatcom Peace & Justice Center, Veterans For Peace Chapter 111 Inquiries--call and leave a message at 360-734-5176.