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|The Iron Wall - film and discussion with Dalit Baum, Ph.D.|
|Date||Thursday January 17|
|Time||6:00 PM - 8:30 PM|
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Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center at Our Savior's Lutheran
1035 Carol Lane
Lafayette, CA 94549
|Organizer/Author||Mt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center|
This film (52 mins. 2006) features interviews with prominent Israeli and Palestinian peace activists and political analysts, as well as Israeli settlers and soldiers, and Palestinian farmers.
Following the screening a discussion will be held with the assistance of Dalit Baum, Ph.D., Director of Economic Activism for Palestine at the American Friends Service Committee.
Baum is the Israeli co-founder of Who Profits from the Occupation, and the Coalition of Women for Peace in Israel. She is a scholar who has taught about militarism and the global economy from a feminist perspective in Israeli and American universities. She has been active with various groups in the Israeli anti-occupation and democracy movement, including Black Laundry, Boycott from Within, Zochrot, Anarchists against the Wall and Women in Black.
Reception at 6 PM, film presentation and discussion at 7 PM
Pre-register at: http://www.ourpeacecenter.org
Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at door, Students FREE.