Debke dance troupe, Gaza film time & location, more events!

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Tue Sep 17 14:50:21 PDT 2013

*Palestine** **Rights** **Events** Fall **2013 **Sacramento **Region*

**Boycott SodaStream Bannering & Leafleting:
*Saturdays in Sept, Oct, Nov & Dec. 2013
SodaStream is made in an illegal Israeli settlement on stolen Palestinian
FMI: sacramentobds at**

*Wednesday, September 25**, 2013, 7pm**
**Room for Hope: A Celebration of Palestinian
Performance by youth dance troupe from Bethlehem, Palestine.
The Guild Theater, 2828 35th St., Sacramento.
Limited seating: get your tickets now at SALAM bookstore, FILCO or contact:
SacramentoBethlehem at

**Thursday, October 3, 2013,** two showings 5:30pm & 8pm
**Film: Where Should the Birds Fly*
The first film about Gaza made by Palestinians living the reality of
Israel’s siege and blockade. It is the story of two young women, survivors
of Israel’s Operation Cast
Mona Samouni, now 12 years old and the filmmaker, Fida Qishta, now 27,
represent the spirit and future of Palestinians.

 *Mona Samouni* was 10 when the Israeli military bombed her home, killing
her parents and additional family members in the three-week assault on Gaza
known as Operation Cast Lead in December 2008 and January 2009.

*Fida Qishta,* born and raised in Rafah, Gaza, began her filmmaking career
as a wedding videographer and soon moved on to work with international
human rights observers and media in Gaza, documenting day to day life under
siege with her commentaries and video reports.

Filmaker Qishta will answer questions and lead discussion after both
Crest Theater, 1013 K St, Sacramento.  Free parking with validation
and 10th& L parking structure
FMI: sacramento at

*Saturday, October 5, 2013
**5KM run/walk for Gaza**.*
Join the Sac Regional Coalition for Palestinian Rights team; carpools will
be going from Sacramento
FMI: SabeelSacramento at
**Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013, 6pm *
*Shattered Hopes: Obama's Failure to Broker Israeli-Palestinian Peace.**
Talk by author Josh Ruebner, UC Davis – room TBA.
FMI: Students for Justice in Palestine, diyala720 at***

**Wednesday, October 16, **2013, 7pm
Protecting Children in Palestine
*Report from Defense of Children
International-Palestine<>(DCP-I) on their work
including providing legal aid to Palestinian children
detained and prosecuted in Israeli military courts and in Palestinian
Authority courts.  DCP-I also supports the development of a Palestinian
juvenile justice system that meets international standards. First United
Methodist Church, 2100 J St, Sacramento.
FMI: sacramento at

**October 29, 2013, 7pm*
*A Palestinian Culinary Journey: The Gaza Kitchen*

On tour with their new book, journalist Laila El-Haddad and co-author
Maggie Schmitt use food as a point of departure, offering an introduction
to daily life in the embattled Gaza Strip.
Centennial United Methodist Church, 5401 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento.
FMI: SabeelSacramento at; 916-448-7157
**Friday, Nov 29, 2013, 2:30-4:30pm*
*International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People*
 Rally at Arden & Heritage, Sacramento.
FMI: SacReg4PalestinianRights at

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