06 September 2006

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The Latest
in Art, Activism & Upcoming Events:



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Women In Black Silent March

September 9, 2006 - promptly at NOON
S
tart at the Detroit Public Library on Woodward, poceed to Dally in the Alley Festival
Women, men, children welcome. Please wear Black.
W.I.B. History:
http://www.womeninblack.org/history.html

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Faces For Lebanon

Add your face to this collaborative artistic venture.

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Petition for U.S. Jewish Solidarity with Muslim and Arab Peoples of the Middle East


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Ralph Nader Letter to Prez Bush


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Marcel Khalifé Plea to Unesco Artists



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Call for Mass Civilian Resistance


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Call for a Boycott


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Campaign against UN impotence

(image)

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Super ART POWERHOUSE in Lebanon



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Armenian Solidarity with Lebanon


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New Article by Lebanese Dearbornite:


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Anti-Nuclear


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Detroi Unleaded Film Screening

Thursday, August 17 at 6:30pm
At the Arab American National Museum
13624 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126
COST: Free !

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The Paintings of Alya Husseini

New Exhibit at the AANM

Exhibit opens on Friday, August 18, 2006
Private reception for Museum members: Thursday, August 17, 6:00-7:30 p.m.


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Friday in DETROIT ! !

Sponsored by "Detroit Summer"
, "Critical Moment",
and "
OTHER: Arab Artists Collective."


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W.I.B. SILENT MARCH
August 12, 2006, promptly at NOON.
Eastern Market, corner of Russell & Wilkins
>> Join WOMEN IN BLACK in a silent protest against U.S.-sanctioned violence in Afghanistan, Iraq, palesine and Lebanon.
>> Please Wear Black. Everyone Welcome, Men Women and Children.

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National March on Washington Against the War!
Saturday, August 12th,
Noon
At the White House
>> Permits obtained!


>> More info
>> Buses from around the country going to DC!
>> From Detroit, buses have already been chartered. you can reserve a ticket directly from the Congress of Arab American Organizations by calling 313-582-4888 or 313-581-1201.
>> Everyone needs to be in the parking lot of the Islamic Center on Ford Rd and Evergreen on Friday the 11th at 9:00 pm to take a bus.


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24 Hour Prayer Vigil
8: a.m. August 9 to 8 am August 10, 2006

Outside the McNamara Federal Building in Detroit

(477 Michigan Ave. near Cass)

8:30 p.m. on August 9: Candlelight prayer service.

8:00 a.m. on August 10: Morning prayer service.


>> There will be a 24-hour presence, Join us to support us at any time.

>> Sponsored by the DETROIT AREA PEACE WITH JUSTICE NETWORK

>> This is a day of atonement for the bombing of the innocents in Iraq, Lebanon and Palestine.

>> Please wear black.

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1 comment:

Sarah said...

It makes me very proud to see our cultural resistence is "bi alf khayr".
Great blog keep it up.

Also not sure if u heard of the play "masrah taht il kasif".

http://funkyzarathustra.blogspot.com/2006/08/cultural-resistence-in-beirut-make.html