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International Solidarity Movement Training
Date Wednesday June 16
Time 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
Must register to receive location information.
Event Type Class/Workshop
Organizer/Authorismtraining@yahoo.com
A training for those wishing to participate in nonviolent solidarity work in Palestine will be held June 12, 13 and 16. The training is offered by the Northern California Support Group of the International Solidarity Movement (ISM) and will be held in San Francisco. Register to receive location information. In addition, there will be a wonderful historical presentation on Palestine, pre-1948 to present, with a slideshow and video on June 9. This presentation will be at New College and is open to the public. See below for full info.

In preparation for ISM\\\'s Freedom Summer and Fall Olive Harvest Campaigns, 2004 (For details about the campaign go to http://www.palsolidarity.org)

Northern California Support Group of the International Solidarity Movement Offers Comprehensive Training for Volunteer Work in Palestine --
June 9, 12, 13 and 16

Wednesday, June 9th, 7 pm, New College Arts Studio -- 741 Valencia St., San Francisco --
Slideshow and Presentation on the History of Palestine -- Pre-1948 to Present , with Dr. Jess Ghannam
A benefit for Norcal ISM
$5 to $15 (no one turned away for lack of funds)
Co-sponsored by New College Center for Education and Social Action

Sat. and Sun., 9:45 am to 5:00 pm -- San Francisco
ISM Training for those interested in participating in solidarity work in Palestine this summer
Must first register to receive location information
$10 to $20 donation towards materials
And bring a potluck lunch item to share on both days!!!

Weds., 7 pm, San Francisco
Media training and the practical details of travel to Palestine

We will work collaboratively to address topics including:
History and politics of Palestinian liberation struggle
Non-violent direct action in Palestine
Cross-cultural issues for U.S. internationals traveling to Palestine
History and structure of the International Solidarity Movement
Affinity group formation, functions, and consensus decision making for solidarity work in Palestine
Issues of racism, privilege, and oppression for internationals in Palestine
The potential dangers involved, coping with stress and trauma
Media work
....and much more.

The Northern California Support Group of the International Solidarity Movement will be offering some limited sponsorships to help pay for travel costs. Please e-mail sponsorships@norcalism.org to receive an application.

To register for the trainings or for more information, email: ismtraining@yahoo.com
or call: 510 236 4250
Added to the calendar on Monday May 31st, 2004 4:27 PM
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