Thursday, January 20, 2011

Mohammed Omer, Gaza journalist -- in Seattle February 25 -- Save the Date!

You are invited to hear:

Mohammed Omer, Gaza journalist

Mohammed Omer is a citizen of Rafah refugee camp in Gaza. In 2008, he received the Gellhorn prize as the “Voice of the Voiceless” Returning to his homeland after receiving the reward, he was severely beaten.

Courageously recovering while completing his graduate studies, Mohammed recently received an MA in International Political Economy and Development.
Please join us to hear this inspiring man.

Friday, February 25, 7 PM
Friends Meeting House, University District
4001—9th Avenue N.E., Seattle
Presented by Voices of Palestine and co-presented by:
American Friends Service Committee,
Mideast Focus Ministry of Saint Mark's Cathedral
The Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace & Justice
And more to come....

Amin Odeh

"Stand up for what is right, even if you are standing alone"

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