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Palestine and Israel Up Close: A Personal View
November 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jeff Klein will talk about his recent experiences and analysis of the situation in Israel and Palestine. He will comment on the historical background as well as the current crisis. A time for questions and answers will follow the talk.
Free and Open to the Public
Mr. Klein is a retired machinist and local union president active with Dorchester People for Peace, Massachusetts Peace Action and several Palestine solidarity organizations. He has traveled almost every year since 2004 to Palestine and Israel. In July 2009 he participated in the Viva Palestina relief convoy to Gaza organized by British MP George Galloway. He lives in Dorchester and has two grown children, one of whom recently spent three months volunteering in the Shatila Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut.
This talk is sponsored by the East Bay Citizens for Peace, the Mission and Justice Ministry of the Barrington Congregational Church UCC and the American Friends Service Committee – South East New England.
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or 247-3004.