Interfaith Muslim Solidarity Dinner
Friends of Wadi Foquin invites you to take a stand for human rights on Inauguration Day by attending an Interfaith Muslim Solidarity Dinner. Dr. Hisham Ahmed, St. Mary's College professor of political science, will deliver the keynote address, speaking on Islamophobia's deep roots in US policies toward Palestine and Israel and the need for robust interfaith vitality and solidarity in the current US political climate. Dinner will be catered by D'yar Mediterranean Cuisine.
Cosponsored by American Muslim Voice, Nor Cal Friends of Sabeel North America, Jewish Voice for Peace, Asian Americans for Peace & Justice, and United Methodist churches in the Oakland-Alameda and Berkland circuits. Proceeds to support Palestinian human rights advocacy in the US; women's health empowerment in Wadi Foquin, occupied Palestine; and pilgrimage scholarships to Israel-Palestine.
On-street parking is available.
For more information about Friends of Wadi Foquin, see www.friendsofwadifoquin.com.
Lake Merritt United Methodist Church (View)
1330 Lakeshore Ave (front entrance) / 1255 First Ave (back entrance)
Oakland, CA 94606
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