Wednesday, April 19th
Ecumenical Campus Ministry (ECM) 904 Sunset, Manhattan, KS
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Diverse perspectives on Israel-Palestine and prospects for peace in our new political climate.
The event features Jonathan Kuttab, a Palestinian Mennonite and human rights lawyer who serves on the Boards of Sabeel and Al Haq. Jonathan will speak on the vision of Palestinian Arabs and Israeli Jews to live free, dignified and whole lives in the Land belonging to both.
Kuttab will be joined by Laura Tillem, Jewish Voice for Peace and Peace and Social Justice Center of South Central Kansas . Jewish Voice for Peace, “opposes anti-Jewish, anti-Muslim, and anti-Arab bigotry and oppression”. JVP seeks an end to the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, Gaza Strip, and East Jerusalem; security and self-determination for Israelis and Palestinians; a just solution for Palestinian refugees based on principles established in international law; an end to violence against civilians; and peace and justice for all peoples of the Middle East.”
For more information contact Bob Atchison, Manhattan Mennonite Church (see flyer)
Jewish and Palestinian Voices for Peace Partners/Sponsors
Ecumenical Campus Ministry,
K-State Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Manhattan
Manhattan Mennonite Church
Manhattan Alliance for Peace and Justice
UFM Community Learning Center
First Congregational United Church of Christ
Islamic Center of Manhattan
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