06 September 2006

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The Latest
in Art, Activism & Upcoming Events:

Women In Black Silent March

September 9, 2006 - promptly at NOON
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:

Faces For Lebanon

Add your face to this collaborative artistic venture.

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

Ralph Nader Letter to Prez Bush

Marcel Khalifé Plea to Unesco Artists

Call for Mass Civilian Resistance

Call for a Boycott


Campaign against UN impotence


Super ART POWERHOUSE in Lebanon

Armenian Solidarity with Lebanon

New Article by Lebanese Dearbornite:



Detroi Unleaded Film Screening

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

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.

Friday in DETROIT ! !

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

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.

National March on Washington Against the War!
Saturday, August 12th,
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.

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.


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

>> Please wear black.


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".