A group of activists and feminists from the Bay, NY, Lebanon, and Egypt are working together to bring the performance of Bareed Mista3jil — a book of stories published by the queer feminist organization Meem in Lebanon — to the
On Saturday March 3, join hosts AROC & ACCC for the next amazing event in the Zeit & Zataar: arts and social justice series. Focused on creating dialogue around Arab identities, gender and sexism, this opportunity to connect
(Mahfouz Abu Turk / APA images)
The Electronic Intifada 13 February 2012
Today the systematic dispossession of the Palestinian people continues unabated and largely unchallenged by the United States and the European Union. Barriers to Palestinian mobility, social and political
We are a diverse group of lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and trans activists, academics, artists, and cultural workers from the United States who participated in a solidarity tour in the West Bank of Palestine and Israel from January 7-13, 2012.
From http://samidoun.ca “My husband is dying inside an Israeli jail. The world should make sure I am able to see him,” she said. “And it should pressure the Israeli government to release him before it’s too late… Israel denied Khader
On Monday February 20th, people will gather in protest outside of San Quentin prison to send a message of solidarity to those locked up in prisons and jails locally and internationally. Others will gather around the country for similar actions
Upcoming ways you can plug in, learn, and support!
Help Occupy Oakland Legal Committee and the NLG
The NLG is going to need some help doing data entry for all the arrests — probably this weekend. If you’re interested in
After five years of hard work and true dedication, our Program Director, Lily Haskell, will be leaving AROC in the late Summer (Sept 2012). No words can truly express our appreciation for Lily’s dedication to the work, which has left
Please help AROC find qualified candidates for this position. Spread the word to your networks! AROC is a membership based organization led by a Collective comprised of paid staff and volunteer members. Volunteer members of the Collective and AROC General
A letter of solidarity from Palestine to Wall Street Protesters
Join community members participating in the decolonize “occupy” Oakland movement in passing a local proposal to support the 2005 Palestinian Civil Society Call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions statement regarding