Barnard-Columbia International Socialist Organization

January 6, 2010

New Articles & Protest today at Egyptian Consulate for the Viva Palestina Convoy

Filed under: Articles, Solidarity — Barnard-Columbia ISO @ 12:40 pm


The Viva Palestina Aid convoy to Gaza has been attacked by Egyptian police forces. There will be a protest in NYC today (Wednesday 1/6) from 4:30-6:30pm at the Egyptian Consulate, 44th st & 2nd Ave.

See the article below for more information!

Here’s what’s new at SocialistWorker.org…

http://socialistworker.org
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Analysis: Lee Sustar
A NEW PHASE IN IRAN’S STRUGGLE
New mass protests and bloody repression are deepening the divides in Iran’s ruling class as the stakes for the struggle grow higher.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/06/new-phase-in-iran-struggle

Report: Brian Lenzo, Ralph Bean and Tom Middleton
AID CONVOY ATTACKED IN CAIRO
Egyptian authorities have attacked a convoy carrying humanitarian relief supplies destined for the people of Gaza.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/06/aid-convoy-attacked-in-egypt

Comment: Alan Maass
SCAPEGOATS AND SCAREMONGERS
A Nigerian man’s attempt to explode a bomb on a Detroit-bound airplane has become the excuse for a return to the post-September 11 terrorism hysteria.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/05/scapegoats-and-scaremongers

Comment: Marco Murillo
THE PRICE OF D.C. SCHOOL CUTS
The fallout is continuing from D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee’s latest attack on public education.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/06/price-of-dc-school-cuts

Report: Eric Ruder
VIVA PALESTINA MISSION TO GAZA
Participants in a convoy carrying humanitarian aid to Gaza are calling on solidarity activists everywhere for their help.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/05/viva-palestina-mission

Obituary: Lester Rodney
A LINK TO A LITTLE-KNOWN STRUGGLE
Former Daily Worker sportswriter Lester “Red” Rodney died in December after a long life of demonstrating the links between sports and the struggle.
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/05/link-to-a-little-known-struggle
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Solidarity with the people of Palestine

Mission to Gaza
For updates on the convoy carrying humanitarian relief supplies for the people of Gaza, visit the Viva Palestina Web site:
http://vivapalestina.org/

Viva Palestina is asking activists to mobilize protests where possible at Egyptian embassies and consulates, and to contact Egyptian officials to demand that the violence against the convoy end and Viva Palestina be allowed safe and speedy passage. To reach the Egyptian embassy in Washington, D.C., e-mail Embassy@egyptembassy.net, call 202-895-5400 and fax 202-244-4319.

Labor for Palestine has issued a call for trade union members and activists to add their voices in solidarity with the Palestinian people. Read more about it here:
http://socialistworker.org/2010/01/06/we-must-cut-ties-to-israel
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Read SocialistWorker.org’s past coverage of Gaza

Analysis: Eric Ruder
GAZA’S TUNNEL ECONOMY
http://socialistworker.org/2009/08/19/gazas-tunnel-economy

Interview: Haidar Eid
ISRAEL’S WAR OF TERROR AGAINST GAZA
http://socialistworker.org/2009/01/02/israels-war-of-terror

Read SocialistWorker.org’s journal from a convoy to Gaza in July 2009
JOURNAL: CONVOY TO GAZA
http://socialistworker.org/journal/Convoy-to-Gaza
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