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Take Action: Bay Area Stands in Solidarity with Gaza

gaza flyer_frontJoin us to commemorate one year since the Israeli attack on Gaza. As part of the International Coalition to End the Illegal Siege of Gaza the Gaza Freedom March, Bay Area – needs your help to break the inhumane siege, which has been in place since 2007.   Although the Israeli tanks have left, attacks still occur – while the complete siege and closure of the borders continue.

Gaza Memorial, Interfaith Service

Sunday, December 27, 2009
4-6pm
Union Square, San Francisco

Candlelight Vigil to remember the 1,400 men, women and children killed in the attack on Gaza. Dec. 27 will mark the first anniversary of the Israeli attack and invasion of the Gaza Strip.

Gaza Freedom March

Thursday, December 31, 2009
12-2pm
Golden Gate Bridge

Park and meet at south end of the bridge parking lot and march together across the bridge. We will end the year by marching alongside the Palestinian people of Gaza in a non-violent demonstration that breaches the illegal blockade.

About the Gaza Freedom March

The Gaza Freedom March is a part of an International Coalition to End the Illegal Siege of Gaza and was formed after Israel’s 22-day assault on Gaza in winter 2008-09. We are a diverse coalition that represents all faiths and people of conscience, and is focused on human rights in conformance with international law. See www.gazafreedommarch.org for more information.

Read on below for full-size flyers and list of sponsors.

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Partial List of Sponsors for Gaza Freedom March, Bay Area Events:

American Friends Service Committee, Pacific Mountain Region, American Muslim Voice, American Muslims for Palestine, Arab Resource and Organizing Center, Act Now to Stop War and End Racism – Coalition, Bay Area Campaign to End Israeli Apartheid, Berkeley Women in Black, Birthright Unplugged, Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Buddhist Peace Fellowship, Cal-Nevada Annual Conference Israel-Palestine Task Force, Code Pink, Ecumenical Peace Institute/CALC, Flashpoints Radio, Free Palestine Alliance, Friends of Deir Ibzi’a, General Union of Palestinian Students – San Francisco State University, Global Women’s Strike, International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network, International Solidarity Movement – Northern California, Jewish Voice for Peace, Bay Area, JustPeaceMidEast.org, Middle East Study Group / Contra Costa, MECA, Middle East Children’s Alliance, National Council of Arab-Americans, Peace Action West, QUIT! Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism, Right to Return Coalition, South Alameda Peace & Justice Coalition/ Tri-City Peace & Justice, SNAG- Seventh Native American Generation Students for Justice in Palestine – UC Berkeley, Students for Justice in Palestine – UC Davis, St. Peter’s Housing Committee, United States Palestinian Community Network, US Campaign to End the Occupation Coalition, 14 Friends of Palestine.