The board of directors of Oakland’s Museum of Children’s Art cancelled “A Child’s View from Gaza,” a long-planned exhibit of Palestinian children’s art. The Jewish Community Relations Council and the Jewish Federation of the East Bay openly claim credit for forcing the MOCHA board to cancel the exhibit.
Protest MOCHA’s Cave-In (CLICK TITLE FOR MORE DETAILS)
Friday, Sept. 23 at 3 p.m.
Outside MOCHA, 538 Ninth St. near Clay, Oakland
(a few blocks from the 12th St.-City Center BART).
For more information, go to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (415) 861-7444.
*For our Muslim brothers and sisters observing Friday Jum’ah, a lecture and prayer will be held at 1:45pm. It will led By Imam Suhaib Webb @ Lafayette square park (on 10th st between MLK and Jefferson st) (Off the 12 st bart station)
Sponsors: Afghans for Peace • Al Awda • American Muslims for Palestine • Arab Cultural and Community Center (ACCC) •Arab Film Festival • Arab Resource and Organizing Center • Asian Law Caucus • BAYAN USA • Bay Area Women in Black • Birthright Unplugged •Black Alliance for Just Immigration • Catalyst Project • CODEPINK Women for Peace • EastSide Arts Alliance • International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network- Bay Area • International Socialist Organization • Israeli Committee Against House Demolition • Middle East Children’s Alliance • Nor. Cal. Friends of Sabeel • Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM) •Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!) • San Francisco Women In Black • SuhaibWebb.com • US Palestinian Community Network • Zawaya
The Bay Area and Oakland in particular are known for our diversity
and commitment to free expression and social justice. We will not be censored!
The children will not be silenced!
Family-Friendly Grand Opening:
“A Child’s View from Gaza”
Saturday, Sept. 24, 1-3 p.m.
Join us for art, music, poetry, and food to celebrate the
the opening of the exhibit outside MOCHA at 538 Ninth St.
near Clay, Oakland. Sponsored by the Middle East Children’s Alliance.
For more information, go to http://www.mecaforpeace.org
or call (510) 548-0542