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The Right to Boycott

The Right to Boycott: BDS and Your Civil Liberties | May 23

Everyone in the New York City area, join us for a public forum on Thursday, May 23rd.

Three experts will discuss the importance of BDS as a global campaign to achieve human rights for Palestinians, as well as the rise of anti-BDS state and federal laws that undermine our Constitution.

Speakers include:
Nerdeen Kiswani– founder of Within Our Lifetime – United for Palestine
Brian Hauss– an ACLU Staff Attorney, working on the Speech, Privacy, and Technology project
Sumaya Awad– Palestinian writer and organizer, and co-founder of Against Canary Mission

Featuring poetry performance by Palestinian-American performance poet, writer, and organizer Remi Kanazi

 

Admission is free
This space is wheelchair accessible.
Doors open 6:45

Co-sponsors: Al Awda NY, Arab American Federation, Committee to Stop FBI Repression, Fort Greene Peace, Jews For Palestinian Right Of Return, Jews Say No!, Jewish Voice For Peace NYC, Labor For Palestine, NY4Palestine, Peace Action New York State, Peace Action of Staten Island, Park Slope Food Coop Members for BDS, Samidoun: Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, Tree Of Life Educational Fund, USA Palestine Mental Health Network, Veterans For Peace NYC ch-34, and World Can’t Wait.

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