I was one of the 85 international delegates who entered the Gaza Strip in Occupied Palestine at the beginning of the year.
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And don’t forget: Join us this Sun., Jan. 17, for our Gaza report back, discussion and fundraiser at 5 p.m. at Brecht Forum, located at 451 West St. Hosted by Democracy Now!’s Anjali Kamat, you’ll hear from Indypendent reporters Ellen Davidson and Alex Kane, who participated in last month’s Gaza Freedom March, along with Michael Ratner and Karen Ranucci — and there will be a special performance by poet Remi Kanazi.
Delicious food, cash bar, music and dancing to follow. Admission, $10 and up (sliding scale). All proceeds to benefit Gaza relief and The Indypendent. For more information, visit brechtforum.org.